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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-11.2°F
(-6.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1988
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1953, 1988
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1960, 1969, 1973
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1948, 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1941, 1942, 1967, 1981
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1980
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017, 2018
Ties: 1932, 1971
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2018
Ties: Numerous
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
-- -99.0°F
(-72.8°C)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2018, 2019
Ties: Numerous
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
-- -99.0°F
(-72.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1971
-- -- 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/