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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2004
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
77.1°F
(25.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2004
Ties: 1970
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
78.1°F
(25.6°C)
79.9°F
(26.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1964
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
81.1°F
(27.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1989
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
81.5°F
(27.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998, 2011
Ties: 1983
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
80.9°F
(27.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1961, 1975, 1983
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
77.7°F
(25.4°C)
79.5°F
(26.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1940
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
76.0°F
(24.4°C)
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1932, 1966, 1971
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1952, 1978
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940, 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1978
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1978
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1960, 1961
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1980
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/