Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2017
1-Month
77.9°F
(25.5°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jul–Aug 2017
2-Month
78.4°F
(25.8°C)
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun–Aug 2017
3-Month
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
May–Aug 2017
4-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899, 1907
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr–Aug 2017
5-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Mar–Aug 2017
6-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Feb–Aug 2017
7-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1948
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jan–Aug 2017
8-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917, 1955
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Dec 2016–Aug 2017
9-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917, 1949
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2020
Nov 2016–Aug 2017
10-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct 2016–Aug 2017
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1992, 2000
Sep 2016–Aug 2017
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1934
Mar 2016–Aug 2017
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1913, 1917, 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Sep 2015–Aug 2017
24-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1913
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Sep 2014–Aug 2017
36-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2013–Aug 2017
48-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2016, 2018
Sep 2012–Aug 2017
60-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/