Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2016
1-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1986
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Ties: 1993, 2006
Aug–Sep 2016
2-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1900
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Ties: 1974, 1994
Jul–Sep 2016
3-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1900
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2002, 2006
Jun–Sep 2016
4-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2017
Ties: 2008
May–Sep 2016
5-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2017
Ties: 2013
Apr–Sep 2016
6-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2014
Ties: 2013
Mar–Sep 2016
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2014
Ties: 2004
Feb–Sep 2016
8-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1911
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jan–Sep 2016
9-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1903, 1911, 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Dec 2015–Sep 2016
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917, 1933
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov 2015–Sep 2016
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1981, 1992
Oct 2015–Sep 2016
12-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Apr 2015–Sep 2016
18-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct 2014–Sep 2016
24-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913, 1917, 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct 2013–Sep 2016
36-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2012–Sep 2016
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Oct 2011–Sep 2016
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/