Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1937
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2014
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1931, 1967
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1897, 1998
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1949
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 2016
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1953
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1940
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2021
Ties: 1951, 2002, 2020
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015, 2018
Ties: 2014
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1959, 2016
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 2010
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1927, 2005, 2008
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 1960, 1993
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 1997
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1914
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016, 2017
Ties: 1998
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2006
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 2009, 2010

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/