Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2021

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2021
1-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1954
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1981
Feb–Mar 2021
2-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1948
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1963, 1980
Jan–Mar 2021
3-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1949
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1988, 1998, 2000
Dec 2020–Mar 2021
4-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Nov 2020–Mar 2021
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1978, 1992, 2000
Oct 2020–Mar 2021
6-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Sep 2020–Mar 2021
7-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 2016
Aug 2020–Mar 2021
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Jul 2020–Mar 2021
9-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1996, 2020
Jun 2020–Mar 2021
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1949
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
May 2020–Mar 2021
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 2016
Apr 2020–Mar 2021
12-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 2016
Oct 2019–Mar 2021
18-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1949, 1950
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Apr 2019–Mar 2021
24-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1950
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Apr 2018–Mar 2021
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950
-- -- 2016, 2017
Ties: 2019, 2020
Apr 2017–Mar 2021
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1952
-- -- 2018
Ties: 2019, 2020
Apr 2016–Mar 2021
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1953
-- -- 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/