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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1931
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1998
Ties: 1948, 1957, 1963, 2006, 2007
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1931
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2011
Ties: 1956, 1957, 1966, 1994
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1931
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 1948, 1964, 1981
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1931
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1950
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 2013
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1955
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1960
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1976
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1955, 1975, 1997
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1997
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 2001
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 2003
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2017
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1990, 1991
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1978
-- -- 2017
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1990, 1991
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2018
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1990, 1991, 1992
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980, 1981
-- -- 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/