Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1957, 1975
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1901, 1930
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1899, 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1896, 1935, 1979
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1961, 1984
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1984, 2009, 2012
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1948
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917, 1955
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1958
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917, 1949
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1928, 1930, 1947, 1972
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1954, 1968
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1951, 1987, 1990, 2008
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1936, 1961, 1970
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913, 1917, 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1935, 1993
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1985
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1941, 1959
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1993, 2012
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/