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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1984
Ties: 1947
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1930, 1936
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1972
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1936, 1968, 1975
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1983
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1958, 1961, 1964
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1936, 1958
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1958
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1980
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960, 1961, 1979, 1980
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018, 2019
Ties: 1966, 1967, 1976, 1983
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1965, 1967, 1972, 1976, 1984, 1985

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