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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1997
Ties: 1957, 1967, 2009
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1992
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1992
Ties: 2012
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1992
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1960, 2007, 2012
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1974, 1991
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1953, 1965
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1963, 1965, 1974
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1956, 1966
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1972
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1954, 1979, 1982, 1990, 1995, 2008
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1979, 1995, 2008
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1950
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1954, 1957, 1969
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1950
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1952, 1965, 1966
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1950
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951, 1952
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1972, 1979, 2002
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1979

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