Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1987
1-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2020
Sep–Oct 1987
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916, 1920
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Aug–Oct 1987
3-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1900, 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Jul–Oct 1987
4-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2020
Ties: 1906, 1939, 1950, 1978, 2007
Jun–Oct 1987
5-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2020
Ties: 1933, 1977, 2011
May–Oct 1987
6-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2020
Ties: 1937, 1981
Apr–Oct 1987
7-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2006
Mar–Oct 1987
8-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014, 2015
Ties: 1926, 1936, 1988, 1990, 1994
Feb–Oct 1987
9-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2002
Jan–Oct 1987
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1911, 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Dec 1986–Oct 1987
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1988
Nov 1986–Oct 1987
12-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1931, 1978, 1984, 2002, 2004
May 1986–Oct 1987
18-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1961, 1984
Nov 1985–Oct 1987
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912, 1949
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1935, 1940, 1981, 2006
Nov 1984–Oct 1987
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1986, 2011, 2012
Nov 1983–Oct 1987
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912, 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1960, 1994, 1995, 2011
Nov 1982–Oct 1987
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1938, 1940, 1960, 1963, 1982, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/