Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2013
1-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2001
Ties: 1897, 1966
Apr–May 2013
2-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1967
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1992
Mar–May 2013
3-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1934
Ties: 2014
Feb–May 2013
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1926, 1931
Jan–May 2013
5-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1926, 2007
Dec 2012–May 2013
6-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1931
Nov 2012–May 2013
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1959, 2007, 2009, 2017
Oct 2012–May 2013
8-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1981
Sep 2012–May 2013
9-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 2004
Aug 2012–May 2013
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2016
Jul 2012–May 2013
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Jun 2012–May 2013
12-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 2017
Dec 2011–May 2013
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 2019
Jun 2011–May 2013
24-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913, 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 2005
Jun 2010–May 2013
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913, 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2016
Ties: 1961, 1994, 2007, 2008
Jun 2009–May 2013
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1989, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2012
Jun 2008–May 2013
60-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913, 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2018
Ties: 1996, 2000, 2010

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/