Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2018
1-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1916
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2003
Ties: 1937, 1944, 1945, 1955, 1963
Sep–Oct 2018
2-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1916, 1920
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2003
Aug–Oct 2018
3-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1900, 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1952, 1988, 1995
Jul–Oct 2018
4-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2003
Ties: 2012
Jun–Oct 2018
5-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2003, 2015
May–Oct 2018
6-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1916
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2014
Apr–Oct 2018
7-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2014
Mar–Oct 2018
8-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2014, 2015
Ties: 1992, 2016
Feb–Oct 2018
9-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Jan–Oct 2018
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1911, 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Dec 2017–Oct 2018
11-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1912
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov 2017–Oct 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 1912
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
May 2017–Oct 2018
18-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1912
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2014
Nov 2016–Oct 2018
24-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1912, 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2014
Nov 2015–Oct 2018
36-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Nov 2014–Oct 2018
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912, 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2016
Nov 2013–Oct 2018
60-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.2°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 September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/