Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2017
1-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1967
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1989
Ties: 1916, 1997
Mar–Apr 2017
2-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1934
Feb–Apr 2017
3-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1922
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1997
Jan–Apr 2017
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1922
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1994
Dec 2016–Apr 2017
5-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917, 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1980
Nov 2016–Apr 2017
6-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1978
Oct 2016–Apr 2017
7-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1930
Sep 2016–Apr 2017
8-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1997, 2009
Aug 2016–Apr 2017
9-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1981, 1997, 2009, 2020
Jul 2016–Apr 2017
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1940, 2009
Jun 2016–Apr 2017
11-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
May 2016–Apr 2017
12-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1997, 2007
Nov 2015–Apr 2017
18-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1949
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
May 2015–Apr 2017
24-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1913
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2021
May 2014–Apr 2017
36-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913, 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May 2013–Apr 2017
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018
Ties: 2016
May 2012–Apr 2017
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/