Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1916
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2003
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1916, 1920
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2003
Ties: 1903, 1921, 1948, 1949, 1956, 1965, 2000, 2004, 2019
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1900, 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1978, 1994, 2010, 2019
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2003
Ties: 1995
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2003, 2015
Ties: 1967
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1916
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2014
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2014
Ties: 2009
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2014, 2015
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2015
Ties: 2001, 2003, 2012
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1911, 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2015
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2015
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2017
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2015
Ties: 1992, 1997, 2007
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912, 1949
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1960, 2002
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2007, 2013
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912, 1913
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1999, 2012, 2013
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2008, 2010

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/