Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-11.9°F
(-6.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2022
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1973, 1980
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1960, 1980
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1941, 1942, 1960, 1969
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017, 2018
Ties: 1963, 1965
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1962, 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)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/