Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1937
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2014
Ties: 1905, 1994
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2014
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1940
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2000
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015, 2018
Ties: 2009
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2004, 2016
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2009, 2014
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2016, 2017
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1927, 1993, 2008, 2020
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1996
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016, 2022
Ties: 1981, 1996, 2006
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 1988, 2001, 2013
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1914
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016, 2017
Ties: 1929, 1971, 1984, 2001
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1927, 1932, 1953, 1954, 1969, 1978
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2019
Ties: 1955, 1965, 1978, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/