Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1916
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2003
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916, 1920
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2003
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1900, 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1955, 1966
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2003
Ties: 1964
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003, 2015
Ties: 2007, 2010
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014
Ties: 1952, 1959, 1990
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2014
Ties: 1985, 1989
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014, 2015
Ties: 1937, 1947, 1972, 1974, 1993
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1910, 1939, 1950, 1991
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1911, 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1914, 1954, 2010, 2011
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1910, 1950, 1957, 1976
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1906, 1941, 1956, 1969, 1998
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1963
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1912, 1949
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1936, 1958, 1968, 1986
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1980, 1983
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912, 1913
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1963, 1970
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1954, 1969, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/