Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1916
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2003
Ties: 1914, 1932, 1939
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916, 1920
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1900, 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1923
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1912
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1902
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003, 2015
Ties: 1910, 1953, 1963, 1975
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1916
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2014
Ties: 1896, 1918, 1924, 1968, 1977, 1989
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2014
Ties: 1918, 1922, 1924, 1932, 1943, 1968, 1970
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2014, 2015
Ties: 1928, 1961
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1972
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1911, 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1936, 1994, 2008
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1931, 1936, 1994, 2006
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1958
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1936, 1970, 1989
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912, 1949
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1936, 1958, 1968, 1979
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1987, 2011, 2012
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912, 1913
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1936, 1940, 1941, 1959
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1937, 1941, 1970, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/