Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Los Angeles, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1964
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1967
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1975
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1975
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1945
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1975
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1945
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015, 2016
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1950
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1949
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1953
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1949
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1950
72nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950, 1951
-- -- 2017, 2018
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950, 1951, 1952
-- -- 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/