Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1937
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2014
Ties: 1923, 1951
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1944, 1987
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1949
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1908, 1967, 1977, 1986
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1956, 1967, 1977, 2012
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1994
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1953, 1970
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015, 2018
Ties: 1968, 2010
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1959, 2016
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1949
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1913
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1914
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016, 2017
Ties: 2016
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/