Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1931
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 1998
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1931
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2011
Ties: 2004
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1931
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2020
Ties: 1972, 2004
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1931
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2008
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1953
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1939, 1955, 1986, 1995
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1931, 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1950
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2011
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2012
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980, 1981
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2020
Ties: 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/