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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-11.8°F
(-6.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1980
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1961
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1973, 1976, 1988
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977, 1984
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1941, 1942, 1967
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017, 2018, 2021
Ties: 1932, 1953, 1971, 1982, 1994
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1977, 1980
-- -- 2018
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1990, 1991
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2018, 2019
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1990, 1991, 1992
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980, 1981
-- -- 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/