Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2001
Ties: 1941, 1943, 1972, 1986, 2016
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1967
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1992
Ties: 1937
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1934
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1934
Ties: 1959, 1966, 1994
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1941, 1954, 1994
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1924, 1936, 1941, 1968
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1900, 1993
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1963, 1987
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1936, 1938, 1941, 1990
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1938, 1960, 1980, 1988, 1994
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1941, 1980, 1982, 1988, 1993
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1987, 2003
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-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, 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 2013
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-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, 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2016
Ties: 1997, 2009
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2007
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913, 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Ties: 2006

Citing This Page

  • 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/