Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2020
Ties: 1992
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2017, 2021
Ties: 2007
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899, 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2021
Ties: 1931, 2013
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2021
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2021
Ties: 2004
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1948
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2014
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917, 1955
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917, 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2022
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2022
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1913, 1917, 1949
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 2017, 2018
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/