Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2003
1-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1986
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Aug–Sep 2003
2-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1900
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 2009, 2017
Jul–Sep 2003
3-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1900
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2017
Jun–Sep 2003
4-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 2014
May–Sep 2003
5-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Apr–Sep 2003
6-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Ties: 1936, 1960
Mar–Sep 2003
7-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1936
Feb–Sep 2003
8-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1911
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1994
Jan–Sep 2003
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1903, 1911, 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2013
Dec 2002–Sep 2003
10-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917, 1933
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Nov 2002–Sep 2003
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1997, 2000
Oct 2002–Sep 2003
12-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1997, 2009
Apr 2002–Sep 2003
18-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Oct 2001–Sep 2003
24-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913, 1917, 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Oct 2000–Sep 2003
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 2009
Oct 1999–Sep 2003
48-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Ties: 2014
Oct 1998–Sep 2003
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 2000, 2010

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/