Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1932, 1990
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1958
Ties: 1941, 1956, 2006
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1994
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1995
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1995, 2014
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1967, 1981
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1910, 1989
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1926, 1955, 1990
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1904, 1973, 1986
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1904, 1910, 1933, 1952, 1962, 1980, 1986, 2010
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1916
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014, 2020
Ties: 1951, 1967, 1970, 2010, 2011
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014
Ties: 1914, 1938, 1942, 1954, 1968, 1978
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1911
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014
Ties: 1901, 1978, 1985
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1911
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2014
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1967, 1969
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1928, 1935, 1962, 1979, 1985
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1907, 1910, 1914, 1946, 1955, 1975, 1983
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1901, 1947, 1953, 1966, 1972, 1975
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912, 1914
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1954, 1964, 1967, 1972
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912, 1913
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Ties: 1933, 1967, 1973, 1974

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/