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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1998
Ties: 1958, 1964
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2011
Ties: 1968, 1984
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1951
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931, 1960
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1940
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1968, 1973
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958, 1968
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1984
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1980, 1981
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/