Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1937
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2014
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1992
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1941, 1992
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1928, 1944, 2007
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1941, 1943
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2021
Ties: 1905, 1989, 1994
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015, 2018
Ties: 1930, 1960
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1951, 1992, 2006
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2000, 2006, 2020
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1993, 1998, 2007
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1949
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1941
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1941, 2001
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1989, 1996, 2007
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1914
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016, 2017
Ties: 1960, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1938, 1988, 2001, 2002
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/