Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2003
1-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1967
117th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1989
Mar–Apr 2003
2-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1967
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1934
Feb–Apr 2003
3-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1922
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1899, 1965
Jan–Apr 2003
4-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1922
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1914
Dec 2002–Apr 2003
5-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917, 1949
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1905, 1943
Nov 2002–Apr 2003
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1926
Oct 2002–Apr 2003
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1951, 2002, 2007
Sep 2002–Apr 2003
8-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1978, 1980, 2002
Aug 2002–Apr 2003
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1930, 2012
Jul 2002–Apr 2003
10-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1968, 1981, 2007
Jun 2002–Apr 2003
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
May 2002–Apr 2003
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1940, 2000
Nov 2001–Apr 2003
18-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1935, 1960, 2002, 2009
May 2001–Apr 2003
24-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
May 2000–Apr 2003
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913, 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1961, 2002
May 1999–Apr 2003
48-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2007, 2010, 2014
May 1998–Apr 2003
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 1992, 1993

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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/