Climate at a Glance

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San Francisco, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 1978, 2000
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1992
Ties: 1947, 1958, 2009
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1948
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992
Ties: 1970, 1994
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1948
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1994
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1960, 1968, 1973, 2011
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1953
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1953, 1963, 1974
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1957, 1967
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1977
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1965, 1973
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1965, 1983
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1949, 1950
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1958, 1970, 1978, 1980, 1986, 2000
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1970
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016, 2017
Ties: 1981
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951, 1952, 1955, 1956
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1973
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1952, 1953, 1956
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1969, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/