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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1989
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1984
Ties: 1938, 1995
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2016
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Ties: 1964, 1975
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1948, 1968, 1987, 2009
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1966, 1974, 1980, 1992
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1968, 1974
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1966, 1974
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1936, 1967
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1983
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1936
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1983
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Ties: 1978, 1983, 1989
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2017
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1990, 1991, 1992
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979, 1980
-- -- 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/