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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1989
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1943, 1966
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1961, 1980
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1950
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1948, 1964, 1980
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1963, 1970
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1993
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1953, 1957
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1939, 1971, 1980
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1983
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1948, 1953, 1957, 1967, 1971
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940, 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1969, 1980, 1993
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1950, 1957, 1982, 2014
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1935, 1954, 1987, 1994
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1961
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017, 2018
Ties: 1995
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1961, 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1996
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1962, 1979, 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020

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