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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-9.4°F
(-5.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1950
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1981, 2001
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1962
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1968, 1988
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1968, 1988
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1948, 1953, 1961
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1976
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1981
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980, 1981
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/