Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1981
1-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1916
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1957
Sep–Oct 1981
2-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1916, 1920
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1904, 1910, 1969
Aug–Oct 1981
3-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1900, 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Jul–Oct 1981
4-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1913, 1922, 1942, 1969, 1980, 2004
Jun–Oct 1981
5-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2003, 2015
Ties: 1990, 1991, 1994
May–Oct 1981
6-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1916
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2014
Ties: 1937, 1987
Apr–Oct 1981
7-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1988, 1990, 2000, 2004, 2007
Mar–Oct 1981
8-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2014, 2015
Ties: 1966, 1984
Feb–Oct 1981
9-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1936, 1940, 1959, 2009
Jan–Oct 1981
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1911, 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1931, 1988, 2000, 2007, 2009
Dec 1980–Oct 1981
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1959
Nov 1980–Oct 1981
12-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1997, 2000, 2013
May 1980–Oct 1981
18-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Nov 1979–Oct 1981
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912, 1949
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1935, 1940, 1987, 2006
Nov 1978–Oct 1981
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1991
Nov 1977–Oct 1981
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912, 1913
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1988, 2000
Nov 1976–Oct 1981
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1962, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/