Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1937
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2014
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1949
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1949
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1938, 1940, 1978, 2014, 2016
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015, 2018
Ties: 1918, 1934, 1940, 1951, 1997
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1980, 2010, 2011
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1935, 1953, 1960, 2001
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1953, 1991
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1985
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1992
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1959, 1996, 2006
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1987, 1992
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1914
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016, 2017
Ties: 1927, 1963, 1969, 1986
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1935, 1940, 1960, 1963, 1983, 1987
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018, 2019
Ties: 1944, 1964, 1983, 1985, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/