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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1964
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1997
Ties: 1976
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1964, 1999
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1992
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1999
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1992
Ties: 1978, 1984, 2020
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1948, 1999
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992
Ties: 2017
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014, 2016
Ties: 1996
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 2005
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2003
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949, 1999
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2003, 2013
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1958, 1960, 1980
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1958, 1980, 2000
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1949
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1958, 1998
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1950
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1980, 1982, 2002
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1950
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1971, 1979
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1988
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1988, 2004
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1952, 1953, 1956
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1961, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/