Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1989
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1984
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
5.0°F
(2.7°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
77.7°F
(25.4°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
76.0°F
(24.4°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1983
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940, 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1961
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017, 2018
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1961, 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2019
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1962, 1979, 1980
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2020
Ties: 2008, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/