Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1937
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2014
Ties: 1900
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2018
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015, 2018
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1938, 2010
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2015
Ties: 1938, 1951
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2015
Ties: 1938, 1961, 1967, 1990, 2006
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2015
Ties: 1959
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2016
Ties: 1959, 1981, 2006
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Ties: 1982, 1989, 2007
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1914
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016, 2017
Ties: 1991
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018, 2019
Ties: 1993, 2001, 2003, 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/