Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1916
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2003
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1916, 1920
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2003
Ties: 2011
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1900, 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1967
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2003
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2003, 2015
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1916
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2014
Ties: 1992, 2006
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2014
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2014, 2015
Ties: 1997, 2007
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1931, 1988
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1911, 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1936, 1986, 1994
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1958, 1978, 1990, 2002
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2000, 2001
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912, 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2007
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1913
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2016
Ties: 2005
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1912, 1913
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 2007
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1996, 2010

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/