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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
80.4°F
(26.9°C)
83.9°F
(28.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
80.8°F
(27.1°C)
83.8°F
(28.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
80.3°F
(26.8°C)
83.1°F
(28.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
81.5°F
(27.5°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2011
Ties: 1947, 1962
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2011
Ties: 1970, 1971
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1970
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1964
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960, 1968, 1973, 1984
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1979
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931, 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1958
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960, 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1962
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/