Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2004
1-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1916
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Sep–Oct 2004
2-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916, 1920
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1903, 1921, 1948, 1949, 1956, 1965, 1996, 2000, 2019
Aug–Oct 2004
3-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1900, 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1935, 1943, 1951, 2000, 2005
Jul–Oct 2004
4-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1913, 1922, 1942, 1969, 1980, 1981
Jun–Oct 2004
5-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
May–Oct 2004
6-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1940, 1974, 2000
Apr–Oct 2004
7-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1981, 1988, 1990, 2000, 2007
Mar–Oct 2004
8-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2014, 2015
Ties: 2003
Feb–Oct 2004
9-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1997
Jan–Oct 2004
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1911, 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Dec 2003–Oct 2004
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Nov 2003–Oct 2004
12-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1931, 1978, 1984, 1987, 2002
May 2003–Oct 2004
18-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Nov 2002–Oct 2004
24-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912, 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 2003
Nov 2001–Oct 2004
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016
Nov 2000–Oct 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 1912, 1913
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Nov 1999–Oct 2004
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/