Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1937
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2014
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1949
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1922, 1946, 1964
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1911, 1963
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1930, 1944, 1963, 1968, 1977, 1988
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1905, 1982, 1994
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015, 2018
Ties: 1970, 1980
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 2012
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1918, 1927, 1992, 2005
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1970, 1986
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1949
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1980, 1988, 2001
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1949
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 2006
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1982, 1996, 2007
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1914
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016, 2017
Ties: 1960, 1982, 1990, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1991, 1994, 1995, 2000, 2012, 2013
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018, 2019
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/