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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
5.9°F
(3.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1984
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1978, 2002
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1978
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1978
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1990
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1947, 1963, 1987, 1993
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1960, 1974
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1935, 1964
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1957, 1993
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1983
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1941, 1975
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1952, 1989
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1969, 1975
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1952
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1960, 1961, 1979, 1980
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1981
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018, 2019
Ties: 1964
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1982

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