Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2001
Ties: 1895, 1951, 1994
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1967
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1992
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1918, 1995
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1934
Ties: 1913, 1918, 2011
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1934
Ties: 1901, 1915, 1927, 1965
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1991
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1956, 1957, 1985
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1999
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1906, 1945, 1979
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1896, 1901, 1979
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1899, 1964, 1979
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1911, 1932, 1945, 1969
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1944, 1952, 1973
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1972
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1905, 1926, 1932, 1937, 1938, 1944, 1952, 1963
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913, 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1970, 2000
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1940, 1943, 1963, 2001
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913, 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1944

Citing This Page

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