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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1964
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1997
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1948
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1992
Ties: 1967
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1948
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1992
Ties: 1950
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1948
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1992
Ties: 1975
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1949
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1969
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1952
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1969, 1975
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1965, 1969, 1972
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1949
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1975, 1999
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1957, 1967, 1974
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1972
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949, 1950
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1986, 1995, 2000, 2012
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1980, 1982
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1972, 1978
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1962, 1970
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1952, 1953, 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/