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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
77.1°F
(25.1°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1931
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1949, 1959, 1969, 2005
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1931
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1931
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1966, 1973, 1980
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1978
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1931, 1960
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1959
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1936, 1984, 1987
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1969, 1981
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1951, 1964
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1981
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1959, 1961, 1987
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1940
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1962, 1981
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1961, 1981
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1980
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1960, 1983
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1980, 1981
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1960, 1971

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/