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Average Mininum Monthly Temperature
By Year and Month
Downtown Los Angeles

Period 1877-2018

National Weather Service Temperature Map, Los Angeles County

Snapshot map of minimum temperatures, Los Angeles County. Courtesy National Weather Service.

Also see: Average Temperature by Day of Year for Downtown Los Angeles
or Average Monthly Temperature by Year & Month for Downtown Los Angeles
or Average Maximum Monthly Temperature by Year & Month for Downtown Los Angeles
and Monthly Temperature Normals & Records for Downtown Los Angeles
and Daily Temperature High-Low Records for Downtown Los Angeles

Measurements are in Degrees Fahrenheit.

Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
2018 51.4 49.0 51.7 55.1 57.9 61.9 69.6 69.1 --- --- --- --- ---
2017 48.7 52.8 54.3 57.8 58.7 62.8 67.0 68.0 66.4 63.3 56.8 48.2 58.7
2016 49.3 52.4 54.1 57.4 58.5 62.5 65.7 64.7 64.1 60.4 54.6 49.9 57.8
2015 51.2 54.0 57.4 56.0 56.8 62.0 65.7 67.7 69.0 66.3 51.4 47.1 58.7
2014 50.1 52.0 54.9 55.3 60.9 61.2 66.4 65.8 66.9 62.8 55.5 50.7 58.5
2013 45.3 46.8 52.4 55.5 60.2 62.6 64.0 63.2 63.5 57.1 54.3 46.9 56.0
2012 47.6 48.0 49.2 52.7 57.7 60.3 61.6 66.9 65.9 61.2 53.6 49.0 56.2
2011 48.8 46.2 50.9 55.4 56.0 59.0 63.5 62.8 62.0 57.4 51.0 43.7 54.7
2010 50.9 51.4 53.3 53.5 57.4 62.6 64.3 64.0 63.7 62.3 51.0 49.9 57.0
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
2009 50.8 49.3 52.0 54.0 59.7 60.8 64.3 64.4 66.0 59.2 53.0 48.8 56.9
2008 46.6 47.9 51.9 54.3 57.4 62.2 65.0 65.9 64.3 59.9 56.5 48.6 56.7
2007 46.8 51.5 53.1 54.2 56.7 60.1 65.2 65.9 62.4 57.9 54.0 46.5 56.2
2006 48.0 48.8 47.2 53.1 59.6 64.1 70.1 66.4 64.2 60.0 56.8 48.2 57.2
2005 49.9 51.0 52.6 53.6 58.6 59.5 63.7 64.0 60.0 57.6 53.9 50.5 56.2
2004 47.8 47.4 55.0 56.6 60.5 62.3 63.9 64.0 65.0 57.2 50.1 48.0 56.5
2003 52.3 50.4 52.1 52.2 55.8 60.7 66.4 65.4 62.9 60.2 50.6 47.2 56.4
2002 47.1 48.8 50.7 54.0 56.4 61.1 63.5 62.3 61.9 57.5 53.5 47.8 55.4
2001 44.4 46.8 52.8 51.3 59.1 61.7 62.2 62.5 62.2 59.9 53.4 47.1 55.3
2000 49.6 49.7 50.6 54.9 59.2 62.4 62.8 65.1 62.5 57.6 48.1 47.7 55.8
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1999 51.1 50.8 49.7 51.4 56.2 57.5 63.0 61.6 60.5 58.8 52.0 45.9 54.9
1998 51.0 49.8 53.7 53.3 57.2 61.4 66.7 69.2 66.2 59.5 52.9 48.9 57.5
1997 51.4 51.5 54.7 56.4 63.8 64.2 64.8 68.2 70.1 61.5 56.4 49.2 59.4
1996 51.7 54.2 54.2 58.2 60.8 62.4 65.1 66.9 64.8 58.1 54.9 51.4 58.6
1995 51.9 56.5 54.2 55.7 57.0 60.5 65.3 66.5 66.8 62.0 56.8 51.9 58.8
1994 50.0 50.3 55.7 56.2 58.1 64.8 65.0 70.7 66.7 61.2 50.0 50.8 58.3
1993 49.7 50.8 55.6 57.5 60.7 63.6 65.9 65.6 64.4 62.1 54.2 50.1 58.3
1992 49.1 53.8 54.2 60.3 62.2 61.9 67.4 69.4 65.7 61.6 54.1 47.6 58.9
1991 49.7 53.3 48.8 55.3 55.5 59.1 62.9 64.4 64.2 62.2 54.9 50.8 56.7
1990 49.3 48.9 53.4 58.3 58.8 64.1 68.0 66.0 66.9 62.6 54.6 47.1 58.2
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1989 45.6 47.8 53.3 59.0 58.4 62.1 65.6 64.3 64.2 60.0 55.3 51.4 57.2
1988 48.7 51.6 54.4 55.0 58.0 59.3 65.7 64.3 63.2 61.4 53.2 48.4 56.9
1987 47.2 51.0 51.7 56.7 59.3 60.2 61.2 62.9 64.3 63.6 53.7 46.2 56.5
1986 56.3 53.5 55.9 57.5 59.0 61.4 63.0 64.4 60.0 59.2 55.0 49.8 57.9
1985 48.1 50.0 50.1 57.1 58.4 64.1 69.6 65.6 64.1 62.7 52.3 50.9 57.8
1984 50.1 51.1 55.7 56.3 62.5 64.8 69.6 68.3 72.2 59.7 52.4 49.1 59.3
1983 54.5 55.3 57.8 56.4 63.8 64.5 66.4 71.2 70.6 65.5 55.2 52.0 61.1
1982 47.5 55.7 51.2 53.3 58.4 58.8 64.5 66.5 66.7 62.3 54.8 50.7 57.5
1981 53.3 54.6 54.2 57.9 62.0 68.0 67.5 68.6 66.2 59.9 55.7 52.7 60.1
1980 53.7 55.6 51.8 55.3 56.0 61.9 67.0 67.5 64.2 62.0 54.7 52.7 58.5
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1979 44.6 44.6 49.1 53.0 57.1 62.2 62.9 65.0 66.9 60.4 54.3 52.5 56.1
1978 50.5 49.9 55.1 52.9 58.3 61.9 62.5 63.9 65.8 61.5 48.7 42.4 56.1
1977 49.1 51.8 47.3 54.1 54.5 60.5 64.1 67.3 63.3 59.5 54.7 53.1 56.6
1976 46.2 47.8 48.2 49.2 56.3 60.7 64.4 62.1 66.1 61.1 55.1 48.3 55.4
1975 47.0 47.4 48.4 48.6 55.1 58.1 63.3 62.3 64.7 57.7 50.8 46.0 54.1
1974 47.4 48.3 52.0 54.9 58.8 62.7 65.1 64.4 64.9 60.6 53.8 46.4 56.6
1973 46.6 51.8 49.5 54.2 57.4 61.6 63.1 65.0 62.0 58.1 51.5 50.4 55.9
1972 44.6 50.3 54.3 53.7 58.6 63.3 67.2 67.6 63.1 58.4 51.7 47.7 56.7
1971 48.9 49.6 50.6 52.7 56.8 61.0 65.0 69.8 65.6 56.6 50.5 44.7 56.0
1970 49.9 52.2 52.9 51.8 58.5 62.0 65.3 66.4 63.4 59.3 54.4 48.8 57.1
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1969 51.7 47.6 49.7 55.2 58.8 61.6 65.3 67.2 63.5 58.6 55.2 51.5 57.2
1968 48.7 55.2 52.9 54.9 57.7 61.5 65.5 65.2 64.7 60.3 54.1 46.7 57.3
1967 48.8 50.9 52.9 48.3 58.1 58.4 65.8 69.9 67.8 61.4 58.4 46.4 57.3
1966 44.9 46.3 51.5 54.9 57.3 61.5 64.3 67.1 64.3 61.4 55.3 51.5 56.7
1965 47.5 47.0 50.7 52.2 54.8 57.0 60.1 65.6 60.1 61.7 54.5 47.4 54.9
1964 48.1 48.7 50.1 52.1 53.0 56.3 61.2 64.3 60.1 60.4 49.5 48.4 54.4
1963 48.3 54.6 49.5 51.0 57.3 59.0 61.8 63.6 67.1 60.6 53.9 50.4 56.4
1962 47.8 47.8 47.1 54.0 54.6 58.0 60.1 63.0 61.3 57.0 52.4 48.7 54.3
1961 51.4 51.1 51.6 54.3 55.6 59.1 64.3 64.7 61.2 57.9 51.5 48.5 55.9
1960 46.7 49.2 53.0 55.2 58.3 60.7 64.3 63.1 64.9 58.5 51.5 48.6 56.2
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1959 51.0 48.0 53.7 57.0 57.1 61.8 67.4 66.1 65.3 60.8 55.4 52.4 58.0
1958 49.9 52.7 49.3 55.6 58.7 61.2 62.5 65.9 64.8 64.1 53.4 51.5 57.5
1957 47.1 53.4 52.6 53.4 56.5 62.4 65.1 65.5 61.9 58.9 51.0 51.9 56.6
1956 48.3 44.1 50.0 50.9 56.0 59.7 61.9 62.3 64.3 58.1 54.3 48.6 54.9
1955 45.4 46.6 51.3 51.1 54.9 58.1 60.8 64.6 63.8 55.5 51.6 49.5 54.4
1954 47.0 52.5 49.0 52.9 55.7 59.0 66.2 64.7 61.0 54.9 53.8 48.7 55.4
1953 51.0 47.5 48.6 50.7 54.2 57.4 64.0 60.5 60.3 57.7 53.8 48.5 54.5
1952 44.6 50.1 47.0 52.4 56.6 57.1 61.0 63.0 63.5 57.5 50.2 47.8 54.2
1951 47.3 47.0 49.8 53.3 53.3 58.2 62.5 61.2 60.7 58.1 52.6 46.1 54.2
1950 42.2 47.4 49.3 53.8 54.2 56.8 63.8 60.2 60.3 58.9 53.9 52.7 54.5
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1949 37.9 43.7 46.6 53.3 55.0 59.9 61.9 63.0 61.6 55.9 55.8 46.2 53.4
1948 48.2 44.9 45.9 51.4 53.7 57.9 59.5 59.5 58.9 56.6 49.1 43.4 52.4
1947 45.8 49.8 51.5 53.2 55.7 58.1 61.3 61.5 61.8 57.0 49.2 48.0 54.4
1946 47.9 45.0 48.1 52.3 53.8 58.3 61.7 61.4 61.9 54.3 49.7 48.5 53.6
1945 47.4 49.1 45.7 50.5 52.8 56.9 61.4 62.6 63.1 58.5 51.2 48.7 54.0
1944 48.4 45.4 50.1 50.1 53.9 55.1 57.2 60.1 59.8 55.1 51.3 51.3 53.2
1943 49.3 50.2 51.2 52.6 56.2 56.3 60.3 60.6 59.2 56.9 53.9 48.9 54.6
1942 49.5 46.5 48.7 51.5 53.5 57.6 61.0 60.8 57.7 58.3 53.4 49.4 54.0
1941 49.8 51.7 52.2 51.0 57.8 57.1 59.9 62.0 58.2 56.4 54.9 49.2 55.0
1940 52.2 51.5 52.3 54.7 56.6 57.2 59.7 60.4 59.6 57.9 53.5 52.9 55.7
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1939 49.3 45.9 49.3 54.4 55.6 58.1 61.7 63.6 66.8 61.0 57.3 53.9 56.4
1938 52.0 49.3 50.0 53.3 55.0 57.4 60.4 64.2 63.8 57.3 52.0 53.3 55.7
1937 40.3 47.5 50.1 52.8 56.7 59.6 62.3 62.3 63.0 58.1 53.3 53.2 54.9
1936 51.0 49.5 50.7 52.1 57.3 60.0 65.2 64.1 61.4 58.5 57.1 50.2 56.4
1935 48.7 51.8 47.4 52.9 54.6 58.1 61.0 64.7 61.0 58.3 51.6 50.6 55.0
1934 50.2 51.9 55.2 55.9 58.4 58.5 63.1 61.9 62.9 58.4 54.8 52.9 57.0
1933 46.0 46.5 49.9 51.0 52.2 55.7 60.3 60.6 56.3 57.6 54.9 48.9 53.3
1932 45.1 48.4 52.8 52.8 55.7 57.7 59.9 60.3 60.0 58.9 58.0 46.9 54.7
1931 51.2 53.0 55.9 57.1 59.6 62.1 68.4 67.3 62.2 59.6 50.0 47.3 57.8
1930 48.7 50.4 52.6 55.1 53.2 59.2 62.6 65.1 60.0 58.5 56.5 49.6 56.0
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1929 47.7 46.4 48.5 49.8 56.3 59.5 63.6 66.0 62.0 60.4 54.5 54.1 55.7
1928 51.4 50.8 52.6 52.2 57.0 57.9 59.8 60.9 59.9 54.9 53.9 49.8 55.1
1927 49.4 50.4 49.8 51.3 54.6 56.7 61.5 60.3 59.9 57.8 56.6 48.9 54.8
1926 50.2 52.4 55.3 56.5 57.0 59.2 60.5 63.2 58.8 57.4 57.0 48.5 56.3
1925 48.5 49.5 49.9 51.6 55.3 58.9 62.9 60.4 59.5 56.8 53.4 54.1 55.1
1924 48.0 52.3 48.4 52.6 56.8 58.4 60.0 59.6 59.3 53.3 53.7 47.0 54.1
1923 49.4 47.5 50.7 51.7 55.4 55.3 60.6 60.8 61.4 57.2 56.8 50.2 54.8
1922 44.5 46.9 47.5 49.3 53.3 57.6 60.1 63.1 61.9 55.6 50.8 51.1 53.5
1921 45.6 47.4 51.1 49.6 52.5 57.6 62.4 60.8 59.1 57.6 53.1 52.4 54.1
1920 48.0 50.0 48.5 50.5 53.8 58.3 60.8 63.0 59.0 54.2 51.6 47.6 53.8
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1919 49.6 46.3 47.3 52.2 55.1 58.0 61.4 60.4 58.7 54.3 51.6 49.3 53.7
1918 46.5 47.9 51.0 52.9 53.4 60.1 60.7 62.9 63.6 61.5 52.3 48.0 55.1
1917 43.5 46.5 46.6 49.1 51.6 58.3 62.9 60.7 59.7 58.2 53.5 52.0 53.5
1916 44.9 49.7 52.2 52.9 52.5 54.8 58.0 58.7 56.1 52.1 48.7 44.5 52.1
1915 48.2 47.5 52.9 53.3 53.2 57.4 60.9 61.7 58.9 54.0 51.6 48.7 54.0
1914 49.7 50.4 51.4 53.9 53.3 55.7 57.9 58.8 58.4 59.4 56.7 46.2 54.3
1913 42.7 45.9 48.1 50.2 52.6 56.4 61.8 61.6 62.9 58.1 53.3(1) 47.2 53.4
1912 48.9 49.6 47.6 49.1 54.2 56.3 59.4 59.5 58.4 56.1 54.0 46.4 53.3
1911 48.9 44.4(1) 52.0 51.1 52.9 54.9 59.7 59.7 57.6 55.1 53.4 46.3 53.0
1910 44.6 46.0 50.2 53.6 53.4 55.8 59.9 59.7 59.7 57.3 51.6 50.1 53.5
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1909 47.7 46.7 47.4 51.9 53.4 56.9 58.6 59.3 58.4 55.9 50.4 46.0 52.7
1908 47.1 44.9 47.8 50.7 50.5 53.2 59.1 60.9 60.0 54.4 50.4 46.0 52.1
1907 45.3(1) 54.5 47.9(1) 54.1 52.4 55.1 61.0 59.3(1) 55.5 56.7 51.6 48.1 53.5
1906 45.5 50.7 49.1 55.6 57.4 64.5 70.3(1) 67.5 64.2 58.7 48.1 46.1(1) 56.5
1905 49.3 49.6 51.5 51.3 51.9 54.4 59.9 59.7 57.9 54.0 49.7 45.7 52.9
1904 43.1 45.9 47.6 49.6 53.8 57.3 58.8 62.7 61.7 56.0 52.8 48.9 53.2
1903 45.9 41.0 47.4 49.6 52.9 57.3 56.8 60.2 59.0 53.7 52.1 45.3 51.8
1902 44.1 44.8 44.6 47.5 50.5 55.9 58.4 58.8 58.2 53.4 47.6 46.3 50.8
1901 45.6 47.6 48.7 46.6 52.1 55.5 58.2 59.8 53.3 53.7 48.6 45.0 51.2
1900 46.9 45.7 50.3 46.8 53.7 57.2 60.0 59.0 54.9 53.5 54.4 47.9 52.5
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1899 45.3 41.9 47.3 48.8 50.2 55.7 57.7 58.2 57.9 52.7 51.2 46.0 51.1
1898 42.1 46.6 43.9 51.3 50.8 56.4 59.2 61.9 58.0 51.3 47.2 45.1 51.2
1897 46.1 44.1 43.8 49.3 54.3 55.4 59.1 60.7 59.1 52.0 48.6 42.4 51.2
1896 47.4 45.8 47.2 45.7 51.6 57.9 60.3 60.4 55.8 53.8 49.5 48.3 52.0
1895 43.5 45.8 45.6 48.2 53.2 54.4 58.1 57.3 54.9 55.0 47.6 43.9 50.6
1894 39.6 40.7 43.1 47.7 50.6 51.5 54.4 58.3 57.0 53.2 45.7 45.7 49.0
1893 44.9 44.4 44.4 47.0 52.2 53.7 57.2 59.8 54.7 51.5 45.7 46.7 50.2
1892 44.9 46.3 46.3 46.0 52.9 52.0 55.9 60.8 55.2 52.1 49.0 45.1 50.6
1891 43.4 44.3 48.2 48.0 53.7 54.8 61.0 62.8 60.6 54.1 47.5 42.3 51.7
1890 40.6 43.5 46.5 49.2 54.1 56.1 60.8 62.0 60.4 53.2 51.2 51.6 52.4
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1889 41.6 43.9 49.4 51.3 51.8 56.6 58.5 59.1 60.3 56.4 49.9 48.7 52.3
1888 41.5 45.5 46.4 52.3 52.8 56.2 59.3 59.2 61.0 54.8 50.1 47.8 52.2
1887 42.5 42.1 46.4 49.6 51.5 54.4 58.9 57.5 57.1 52.9 48.8 42.5 50.3
1886 46.9 48.4 45.2 48.6 51.0 56.7 57.8 59.9 55.1 48.2 43.0 45.4 50.5
1885 43.9 44.4 49.2 52.4 54.7 53.5 58.5 61.3 56.5 52.2 50.5 48.6 52.1
1884 42.9 47.2 47.5 49.2 54.2 57.3 58.6 60.0 54.0 51.1 48.0 44.2 51.2
1883 42.1 41.6 49.4 46.6 51.7 57.9 60.1 58.1 60.0 51.1 47.0 45.1 50.9
1882 40.8 40.2 44.9 45.8 51.4 54.6 58.5 60.5 55.4 50.4 46.2 43.9 49.4
1881 42.8 48.8 46.0 53.3 52.7 54.5 57.7 57.7 54.8 48.7 43.5 43.9 50.4
1880 41.6 40.5 42.0 48.8 51.2 55.5 57.3 58.0 55.0 51.3 44.1 48.7 49.5
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
1879 42.8 47.5 49.5 48.8 50.1 58.0 57.7 59.9 57.0 52.7 45.0 44.3 51.1
1878 46.2 47.0 47.4 50.5 54.7 58.4 59.1 60.6 58.8 51.0 46.9 41.9 51.9
1877 --- --- --- --- --- --- 62.1 60.2 59.9 54.6 50.8 47.3 55.8*

Numbers in parentheses reflect number of days missing data during the month.

* Data for January-June was not collected.

Source: Western Regional Climate Center