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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
77.4°F
(25.2°C)
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1998
Ties: 1955, 1959, 1964, 1995
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2011
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1953, 2018
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2011
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1935, 1972
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1935, 2019
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972, 1998
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1951, 1966
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2017
Ties: 1952, 1958, 1964, 1965, 1973, 1982, 1989, 1994
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1956, 1987
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1955, 1956, 1975
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980, 1981
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1959, 1967

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