Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1916
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2003
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1916, 1920
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2003
Ties: 1958
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1900, 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1952, 1995, 2018
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2003
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2003, 2015
Ties: 1960, 2006
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1916
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2014
Ties: 1960, 1997, 2002
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1981, 1990, 2000, 2004, 2007
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2014, 2015
Ties: 1926, 1936, 1987, 1990, 1994
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1931, 2008
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1911, 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1931, 1981, 2000, 2007, 2009
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1987
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1926, 1990, 1994
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2006
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912, 1949
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1959
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1960, 1992, 1994, 2006
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912, 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1981, 2000
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/