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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1954
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1948
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 2017
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1992, 1998, 2005
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1988, 2010
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1988, 2000
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1988
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 2009
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1991
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 2001
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949, 1950
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1991, 1992, 2008, 2012, 2013
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1981
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1962, 1969
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1952
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1952, 1953, 1956
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Ties: 1970

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