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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1989
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1984
Ties: 1988
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1931
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2016
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2004
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2020
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
77.1°F
(25.1°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1983
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2015
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940, 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2004, 2015
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1961
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Ties: 2015
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1961, 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1962, 1979, 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/