Climate at a Glance

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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1964
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1997
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1964, 1999
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1992
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1999
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1992
Ties: 2004
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1948, 1999
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1992
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1949
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2014, 2016
Ties: 2014
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1997
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1949
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1970
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949, 1999
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1996
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952, 1953, 1956
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/