Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
7.7°F
(4.3°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1937
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1951
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 2009
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2021
Ties: 2000
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015, 2018
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2009
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1997
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1998
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1914
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016, 2017
Ties: 2010
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2018
Ties: 2009, 2010
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018, 2019
Ties: 1993, 1996, 2001, 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/