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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1964
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 2017
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964, 1999
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992
Ties: 1978
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1999
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992
Ties: 2001
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1948, 1999
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2014, 2016
Ties: 2002, 2006, 2010
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1973, 1974, 2008
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1961
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949, 1999
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1973, 2008
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1957, 1977, 1982, 2007
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1982, 2007
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1967, 1982, 1990
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1969, 1974, 1983, 2008
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1978, 1985
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1971, 1986
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1982, 2003
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1968, 1972, 2013
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1952, 1953, 1956
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1969, 1978

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