Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2013
1-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1937
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2014
Ties: 1946
Dec 2012–Jan 2013
2-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1949
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2018
Ties: 1899, 1927, 1977, 2002
Nov 2012–Jan 2013
3-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1911, 1963, 1994
Oct 2012–Jan 2013
4-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1930, 2011
Sep 2012–Jan 2013
5-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1938, 1951, 1978, 1980
Aug 2012–Jan 2013
6-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Jul 2012–Jan 2013
7-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015, 2018
Jun 2012–Jan 2013
8-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Ties: 1978, 1997, 2020
May 2012–Jan 2013
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Apr 2012–Jan 2013
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 2002
Mar 2012–Jan 2013
11-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1998
Feb 2012–Jan 2013
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1993, 2002
Aug 2011–Jan 2013
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 2010
Feb 2011–Jan 2013
24-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 1959, 1988, 2001
Feb 2010–Jan 2013
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1914
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016, 2017
Ties: 1941, 1942, 1962, 1992
Feb 2009–Jan 2013
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2018
Ties: 1989, 1991, 1994, 1995, 2000, 2012
Feb 2008–Jan 2013
60-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018, 2019
Ties: 1999, 2000

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/