Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1990
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1932, 1990
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1958
Ties: 1932
Nov–Dec 1990
2-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1994
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1995
Ties: 1984
Oct–Dec 1990
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1916
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1995, 2014
Sep–Dec 1990
4-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1938, 2007
Aug–Dec 1990
5-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1916
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1938
Jul–Dec 1990
6-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1916
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1926, 1955, 1976
Jun–Dec 1990
7-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1945, 1983
May–Dec 1990
8-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1916
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1931, 1938
Apr–Dec 1990
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1910, 1931, 1991, 1999
Mar–Dec 1990
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1910
Feb–Dec 1990
11-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1911
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1979
Jan–Dec 1990
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1911
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2014
Ties: 1960, 1966, 1977, 1994, 1999
Jul 1989–Dec 1990
18-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1926, 1938, 1943, 1950, 1951, 1987, 1991
Jan 1989–Dec 1990
24-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1991
Jan 1988–Dec 1990
36-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1959, 1961, 1981, 1994
Jan 1987–Dec 1990
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 1912, 1914
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1988, 1993, 1994, 1999
Jan 1986–Dec 1990
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1912, 1913
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1992, 1995, 2000, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/