Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2004
1-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1986
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1934, 1988
Aug–Sep 2004
2-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1900
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1922, 1932, 1955
Jul–Sep 2004
3-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1900
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1917, 1922, 1939, 1971
Jun–Sep 2004
4-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
May–Sep 2004
5-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1958
Apr–Sep 2004
6-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2014
Ties: 1997
Mar–Sep 2004
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2016
Feb–Sep 2004
8-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1911
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1997
Jan–Sep 2004
9-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1903, 1911, 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1981, 1997, 2012
Dec 2003–Sep 2004
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917, 1933
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 2000, 2013
Nov 2003–Sep 2004
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Oct 2003–Sep 2004
12-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1959
Apr 2003–Sep 2004
18-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1996, 2002, 2007, 2019
Oct 2002–Sep 2004
24-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913, 1917, 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Oct 2001–Sep 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
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2000–Sep 2004
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017, 2018
Oct 1999–Sep 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
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/