Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
77.1°F
(25.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1931
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1998
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1931
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2011
Ties: 1999
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1931
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1931
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1931, 1960
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1999, 2012
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2000
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2013
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1980
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1980, 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/