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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
77.5°F
(25.3°C)
77.1°F
(25.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1998
Ties: 1963, 1980, 1995, 2002
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2011
Ties: 1986, 1989
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2020
Ties: 1933, 1974, 2002
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1935, 2001
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 2018
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1975, 1991
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931, 1960
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1976, 1997
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1954, 1966
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1982
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1949, 1954, 1976, 1994
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1949, 1982
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1936, 1952, 1973, 1993
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1966, 1987
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1994
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1980
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1952
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1980, 1981
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1954, 1955, 1958, 1967, 1974, 1976, 1995

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/