Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1937
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2014
Ties: 1926, 1935, 1968
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1922, 2008
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1933
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1903
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2021
Ties: 1922, 1933, 1958, 1966, 1974
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015, 2018, 2021
Ties: 1897, 1907, 1923, 1936, 1964, 1995
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1899, 1919, 1922
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1991
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1930, 1932, 1987, 2011
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1949
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1981
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1949
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1932, 1986, 1995
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1913
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1961, 1990
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1940, 1942, 1968, 1978
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1914
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016, 2017
Ties: 1934, 1952
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1936, 1970, 1980
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1913
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018, 2019
Ties: 1944, 1964, 1981, 1983, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/