Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2012
1-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1986
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Aug–Sep 2012
2-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1900
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jul–Sep 2012
3-Month
75.2°F
(24.0°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1900
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 2014
Jun–Sep 2012
4-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2021
Ties: 1981
May–Sep 2012
5-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2021
Ties: 2015
Apr–Sep 2012
6-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2021
Mar–Sep 2012
7-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2021
Ties: 1994, 2009
Feb–Sep 2012
8-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1911
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1981
Jan–Sep 2012
9-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1903, 1911, 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1981, 1997, 2004
Dec 2011–Sep 2012
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917, 1933
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1940, 1984
Nov 2011–Sep 2012
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1959, 1984, 2006
Oct 2011–Sep 2012
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1940
Apr 2011–Sep 2012
18-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Oct 2010–Sep 2012
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913, 1917, 1949
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2015
Ties: 1940, 1988, 1989, 2010
Oct 2009–Sep 2012
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1941, 1991
Oct 2008–Sep 2012
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2017, 2018
Ties: 1961, 1989, 1990, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2013
Oct 2007–Sep 2012
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1913
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1990, 1994, 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/