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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1939, 1957, 1963, 2006, 2007
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2011
Ties: 1964
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1939, 1964, 1981
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1965
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 2010
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1936
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1947, 1958
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1968
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1936, 1941
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1941, 1959
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1988
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1978
-- -- 2017
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1990, 1991
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2018
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1990, 1991, 1992
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Jun 1943–May 1948
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 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/