Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2018
1-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jul–Aug 2018
2-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun–Aug 2018
3-Month
75.8°F
(24.3°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
May–Aug 2018
4-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899, 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2001
Apr–Aug 2018
5-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2014
Mar–Aug 2018
6-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Feb–Aug 2018
7-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1948
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 2004
Jan–Aug 2018
8-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917, 1955
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1934
Dec 2017–Aug 2018
9-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917, 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov 2017–Aug 2018
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1996
Oct 2017–Aug 2018
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1996
Sep 2017–Aug 2018
12-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2014
Mar 2017–Aug 2018
18-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1913, 1917, 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep 2016–Aug 2018
24-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2014
Sep 2015–Aug 2018
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Sep 2014–Aug 2018
48-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1913
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2016, 2017
Sep 2013–Aug 2018
60-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1913
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/