Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1937
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2014
Ties: 1938, 2016
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2002
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1998, 2010
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1918, 1984, 2006
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015, 2018
Ties: 1918, 1934, 1940, 1951, 1981
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1978, 2013
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2007
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1940
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1949
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1935
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1949
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2003
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2004
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1914
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017
Ties: 2006
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1999, 2014
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 1998, 2008

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/