The average high temperature in San Francisco in May was 60.2 degrees, more than five degrees cooler than normal.
KPIX chief meteorologist Paul Deanno checked the records and found out that the last time afternoons were this cool in May in San Francisco was back in 1980.
Even locals are griping that Fog City is more frigid than usual this week. Check out how far north you can go to find warmer temperatures than here in San Francisco. .
In most years, the winds also help push ocean surface waters, churning up cold water from down below. That process, called upwelling, did not happen as much over the winter.
So hold onto your hat and/or use an extra pump of hairspray. It’s going to be a windy Tuesday.
The span can move up or down by as much as 16 feet depending on the weather.
The National Climate Data Center (NCDC) released end-of-year weather information for the U.S. Thursday, and it confirms that 2014 was California’s warmest calendar year on record.
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In recent months, starfish, also known as sea stars, have been dying by the millions up and down the Pacific Coast. Over 20 species have been affected according to Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, a veterinarian with the San Francisco SPCA.
A hint of fog along the coastline in the early morning is expected to burn off, leading to higher than normal temperatures in many places. San Francisco is expected to reach 81. A high of 88 is projected for Oakland.