Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1916
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2003
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916, 1920
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2003
Ties: 1940, 1954, 2005
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1900, 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1929, 1945, 1960, 1977, 1993
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2003
Ties: 1934, 1974, 2013, 2019
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2003, 2015
Ties: 1951, 1969, 1983
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1916
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2014
Ties: 1895, 1927, 1944, 1971
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2014
Ties: 1902, 1944, 1965
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2014, 2015
Ties: 1927
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1911, 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1915, 1927, 1941, 1942, 1946, 1956
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1925, 1946, 1952
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1906, 1941, 1956, 1969, 1979
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1930, 1935, 1943, 1977, 1982
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912, 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1961, 1978, 1982, 1989, 1990
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1912, 1913
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1961
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1992, 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/