Climate at a Glance

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California River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2001
Ties: 1925, 2002
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1967
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1992
Ties: 1966, 2000
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2001
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1910
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1972, 1978
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1951, 1988, 2002
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1905
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1943, 2012
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1954
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2019
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1978
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1968, 1981, 1986
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1988, 2000
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913, 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1940, 1959, 1981, 1982, 1987
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913, 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1940, 1960, 1982, 1988, 1990
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1995, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2012, 2013
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913, 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1988, 1995

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 17, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/