Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1937
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2014
Ties: 1954
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1912
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1906
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1935, 1954
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1930, 1944, 1963, 1968, 1977, 1989
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1941, 1963, 1993
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1971
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1935, 1963, 1990, 1991, 1993, 2001
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1934, 1975, 1984, 2011
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1927, 1960, 1978, 2005, 2008
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1980, 1989, 2001
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1961, 2007
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1978, 1994, 1995, 2000, 2011
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1959, 2001, 2013
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1914
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016, 2017
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1938, 1982, 2001, 2002
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018, 2019
Ties: 1941, 1961

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/