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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1984
Ties: 1942, 1964
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1939, 1951
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1936
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1959, 1967, 1972
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1979
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1983
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1958, 1959, 1964
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1947, 1960
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1983
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960, 1961, 1979, 1980
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1960, 1979, 1980
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018, 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/