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Temperature Normals & Records
Monthly & Annual

Downtown Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles. Photo by Felicia Aparicio.

Also see: Monthly High/Low & Average Temperatures for Downtown Los Angeles
and Daily High/Low Temperatures for Downtown Los Angeles
and Temperature Records for Select Los Angeles County Locations



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 Normal High (2000-2010) Normal Low (2000-2010) Monthly Normal (2000-2010) Record High (Since 1877) Record Low (Since 1877)
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 Normal High (2000-2010) Normal Low (2000-2010) Monthly Normal (2000-2010) Record High (Since 1877) Record Low (Since 1877)
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 Normal High (2000-2018) Normal Low (2000-2018) Monthly Normal (2000-2018) Record High (Since 2000) Record Low (Since 2000)
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 Normal High (2000-2018) Normal Low (2000-2018) Monthly Normal (2000-2018) Record High (Since 2000) Record Low (Since 2000)
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. The National Weather Service typically uses datas from the National Centers For Environmental Information for the years 1981 through 2010 (to be updated in 2020).

Source: National Weather Service & National Climate Data Center