Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1989
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1984
Ties: 1940, 2006
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2002
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1977, 2003
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1965, 1994, 1996
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
75.9°F
(24.4°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1933, 2012
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2003
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2006, 2007
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1983
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1999
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940, 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1933, 2008
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1961
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017, 2018
Ties: 2017
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1961, 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 2020
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1962, 1979, 1980
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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  • 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/