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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
83.3°F
(28.5°C)
83.9°F
(28.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1932, 2004
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
83.5°F
(28.6°C)
83.7°F
(28.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1967
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1935, 1986, 2002, 2003
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
82.8°F
(28.2°C)
83.1°F
(28.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1932, 1934, 1957, 1969, 1987, 2001
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
81.4°F
(27.4°C)
81.5°F
(27.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2011
Ties: 1951, 1982, 2014
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
78.8°F
(26.0°C)
79.1°F
(26.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2011
Ties: 1982, 1986
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1934, 1936, 1957, 1987
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1931
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1940
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1964
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1940
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1977
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931, 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1979
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1963
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1960, 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1961
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019, 2020
Ties: 1960, 1964
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1962
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1977, 1982, 1983, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/