Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2001
Ties: 1936, 2004
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1992
Ties: 1956, 1961, 1974
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1934
Ties: 1898
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1934
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1930
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1961, 1968, 2019
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1916, 1946
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1904, 1950, 1977, 2010
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1946, 1995
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1950, 1956
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1897, 1904, 1935, 1953, 1962, 1965, 1972
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1898, 1904, 1908
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913, 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1930, 1942, 1957, 1964, 1967, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1999
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913, 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1925, 1945, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1977
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1908, 1947, 1956, 1957, 1967, 1974, 1975
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913, 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1908, 1933, 1957, 1975, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/