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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-9.6°F
(-5.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1950
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1961
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1953, 1959
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1958
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1948, 1953, 1960, 1968
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1948, 1976
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1948
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1933, 1960
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977, 1984
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1948
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017, 2018, 2021
Ties: 1980
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977, 1980
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1981
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1980, 1981
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1984

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