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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
75.2°F
(24.0°C)
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1931
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1932, 1934
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1931
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1931
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1931
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1961
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1982
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1965
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1965, 1975
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1939, 1955, 1975
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1939
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1996, 2001
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1955, 2002
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1956, 1975, 1986, 1995
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1957, 2004, 2015
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1980
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1936, 1957
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1980, 1981
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1957

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