Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2001
Ties: 1902, 1948, 1964
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1992
Ties: 1927, 1930, 1957
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1934
Ties: 1908
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1934
Ties: 1895, 1905, 1951, 1973, 1979
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1905, 1910, 1958, 1966
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1914, 1990
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1988
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 2001
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1943, 2019
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1930, 1970, 1986, 2001
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1938, 1960, 1988, 1994, 2005
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1988, 1993, 2005
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1936, 1939, 1943, 1954
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1919, 1947, 1970, 1971, 1984
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913, 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1959, 1995, 1999, 2012
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1934, 1970, 1985
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913, 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1937, 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/