Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
77.8°F
(25.4°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1967
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Ties: 1994, 2009, 2013
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 2001
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1907
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Ties: 1940, 1984
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1926
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Ties: 1984, 1989, 2009
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1948
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1936, 1959, 1994
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917, 1955
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917, 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2001, 2006
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 2002
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1994
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1984
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913, 1917, 1949
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1987
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2015
Ties: 1978, 1988, 1994, 1998
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1913
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1987
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1989, 1993
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1961, 1988, 1990, 1993, 2001, 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/