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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1989
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1984
Ties: 1990
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1971, 1994
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2016
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1995, 1996
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1971, 1982, 2001, 2013
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1956, 1971, 1984, 1991
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1941, 1951, 1969, 1985
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1931, 1947, 1980, 1987
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1954, 1955, 1967
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1951, 1972
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1980
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1974
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960, 1961, 1979, 1980
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1950, 1974, 1982, 1988
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1965, 1989
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1952, 1986, 1989

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