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Temperature Normals & Records
Monthly & Annual

Downtown Los Angeles. Photo by Felicia Aparicio.

Downtown Los Angeles Weather Station

Also see: Daily Temperature High-Low Records for Downtown Los Angeles
and Monthly Average Temperatures by Month and Year for Downtown Los Angeles


Normal* Temperatures for 30-year period of 1981-2010
and All-Time Temperature Records Since 1877

Note: These are the current normal temperatures generally referred to by the National Weather Service.

Month Highest Normal* Lowest Normal* Monthly Normal* Record High Record Low
January 68.2 47.8 58.0 95 (1971) 28 (1913, 1949)
February 68.6 49.3 58.9 95 (1995) 28 (1883)
March 70.2 51.0 60.6 99 (1879) 31 (1893)
April 72.7 53.5 63.1 106 (1989) 36 (1901)
May 74.5 57.1 65.8 103 (1896) 40 (1883)
June 78.1 60.3 69.2 112 (1990) 46 (1892, 1894)
Month Highest Normal* Lowest Normal* Monthly Normal* Record High Record Low
July 83.1 63.6 73.3 109 (1891) 49 (1888)
August 84.4 64.1 74.3 106 (1885) 49 (1901)
September 83.1 63.1 73.1 113 (2010) 44 (1880)
October 78.5 58.7 68.6 108 (1987) 40 (1892)
November 72.8 52.0 62.4 100 (1966) 34 (1881, 1886)
December 67.7 47.5 57.6 92 (1938) 30 (1878, 1879, 1897, 1978)
Annual 75.2 55.7 65.4 113 (Sep 2010) 28 (Feb 1883, Jan 1913, Jan 1949)

Normal* Temperatures for Period of 2000-2018
and Temperature Records Since 2000

Measurements are in Degrees Fahrenheit

Month Highest Normal* Lowest Normal* Monthly Normal* Record High Record Low
January 74.4 (2014) 64.1 (2008) 69.0 91 (2003) 34 (2013)
February 77.5 (2016) 62.5 (2001) 68.6 90 (2002, 2016) 39 (2011, 2013)
March 79.1 (2015) 63.3 (2006) 70.9 94 (2004) 42 (2012)
April 77.9 (2017) 68.5 (2001) 72.5 102 (2004) 43 (2001)
May 80.0 (2014) 71.5 (2015) 74.6 102 (2014) 50 (2015)
June 82.9 (2006) 73.4 (2003) 77.7 101 (2016) 54 (2007, 2011)
Month Highest Normal* Lowest Normal* Monthly Normal* Record High Record Low
July 89.7 (2006) 79.4 (2012) 82.9 108 (2018) 57 (2005, 2012)
August 87.5 (2018) 80.5 (2002) 83.8 102 (2017) 59 (2002, 2010, 2011)
September 88.3 (2015) 79.1 (2011) 83.3 113 (2010) 55 (2007)
October 85.0 (2017) 71.9 (2002) 78.6 104 (2017) 49 (2000)
November 77.9 (2006) 68.1 (2004) 73.3 97 (2006, 2010) 40 (2003)
December 73.7 (2017) 64.3 (2012) 67.4 85 (2004, 2010, 2013) 36 (2015)
Annual 77.9 72.8 75.2 113 (Sep 2010) 34 (Jan 2013)

* "Normals" are mean (or average) temperatures.

Source: National Weather Service & National Climate Data Center