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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1964
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 2003
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1948
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1992
Ties: 1990, 2019
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1948
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1992
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1948
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 2000
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1970, 1993
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1984, 2019
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1978, 2013
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1970, 2003, 2013, 2019
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1959
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1959
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1959
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1998, 2000, 2010
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949, 1950
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1950
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1992
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1950
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017
Ties: 2003
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951, 1952, 1956
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1990, 1992, 2001
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952, 1953, 1956
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1993

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