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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1988
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1984
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1984
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1984
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1962
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1962
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1940, 1976, 1988
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977, 1984
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1937, 1965
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017, 2018, 2021
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1980
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1976, 1988
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1950, 1953, 1968, 1972
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1960, 1968
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980, 1981
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2021
Ties: 1969, 1970, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/