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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1964
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1997
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1964, 1999
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1992
Ties: 1953
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1999
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1992
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1948, 1999
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1992
Ties: 1999
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1949
67th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2016
Ties: 1971
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1962
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949, 1999
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1962, 1964
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1976
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1956
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
64th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1966, 1975
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950
-- -- 2016
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950
-- -- 2016
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950
-- -- 2016
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
-- -- 2018
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952, 1953, 1956
-- -- 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/