Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2002
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003
Ties: 1943, 1947, 1961, 1968
Sep–Oct 2002
2-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916, 1920
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003
Ties: 1955, 1978
Aug–Oct 2002
3-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1900, 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1913, 1963, 1964, 1997
Jul–Oct 2002
4-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003
Ties: 1937, 1990
Jun–Oct 2002
5-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003, 2015
Ties: 1958
May–Oct 2002
6-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2014
Ties: 1960, 1988, 1997
Apr–Oct 2002
7-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2014
Ties: 1931
Mar–Oct 2002
8-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2014, 2015
Feb–Oct 2002
9-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1987
Jan–Oct 2002
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1911, 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1926, 1984
Dec 2001–Oct 2002
11-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1958, 1978, 1990, 2008
Nov 2001–Oct 2002
12-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1931, 1978, 1984, 1987, 2004
May 2001–Oct 2002
18-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1959, 2009
Nov 2000–Oct 2002
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912, 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1960, 1996
Nov 1999–Oct 2002
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1997, 2009
Nov 1998–Oct 2002
48-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912, 1913
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 2010
Nov 1997–Oct 2002
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1913
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1961, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/