Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1897, 1901, 1915, 2009
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1906
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1926, 1936
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899, 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1960, 1994, 2002
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1985, 2001
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2016
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1948
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2018
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917, 1955
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1981, 2007
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917, 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 2007
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1926
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1959, 2020
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913, 1917, 1949
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 2002
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 2013
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2003
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/