Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2002
1-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1937
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2014
Ties: 1945
Dec 2001–Jan 2002
2-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1949
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1899, 1927, 1977, 2013
Nov 2001–Jan 2002
3-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 1914, 1935, 2007
Oct 2001–Jan 2002
4-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1997
Sep 2001–Jan 2002
5-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1934, 2016
Aug 2001–Jan 2002
6-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1951, 2004
Jul 2001–Jan 2002
7-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015, 2018
Jun 2001–Jan 2002
8-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1918, 1938
May 2001–Jan 2002
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Apr 2001–Jan 2002
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2013
Mar 2001–Jan 2002
11-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2009
Feb 2001–Jan 2002
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1993, 2013
Aug 2000–Jan 2002
18-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1913
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Feb 2000–Jan 2002
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1960, 2006
Feb 1999–Jan 2002
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1914
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016, 2017
Ties: 1961, 2007, 2008, 2011
Feb 1998–Jan 2002
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1938, 1982, 1988, 2001
Feb 1997–Jan 2002
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018, 2019
Ties: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/