Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2002
1-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1986
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1932, 1969
Aug–Sep 2002
2-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1900
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1996
Jul–Sep 2002
3-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1900
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 2006, 2016
Jun–Sep 2002
4-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2020
Ties: 2013
May–Sep 2002
5-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1997
Apr–Sep 2002
6-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 2000, 2007
Mar–Sep 2002
7-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2014
Ties: 1959
Feb–Sep 2002
8-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1911
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1926, 2008, 2009
Jan–Sep 2002
9-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1903, 1911, 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Dec 2001–Sep 2002
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917, 1933
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Nov 2001–Sep 2002
11-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1994
Oct 2001–Sep 2002
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 2006, 2007
Apr 2001–Sep 2002
18-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1996, 2004, 2007, 2019
Oct 2000–Sep 2002
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1913, 1917, 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1935, 2008
Oct 1999–Sep 2002
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 1998–Sep 2002
48-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2017, 2018
Ties: 1992, 1996, 1998
Oct 1997–Sep 2002
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1961, 1981, 1991, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/