Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1996
Ties: 1900, 1909, 2014, 2017
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1931
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1904, 1905, 1936, 1951, 1966, 1971, 1994
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1931
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1909, 1922, 1943, 1954, 1977
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1895, 1958
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2000
Ties: 1910, 1944, 2015
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1924
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2000, 2017
Ties: 1970, 1983
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1915
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1961, 1966, 1987
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1973
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1906, 1930, 1947
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1924, 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1920, 1929, 1962, 1984, 2014
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1920, 1929, 1949, 1997
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1897, 1976, 1997
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1951, 1961, 1990, 1997, 2014
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1913
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1982
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1926, 1927, 1992, 1997
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1953, 1991, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2010, 2015
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1915
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019, 2020
Ties: 1912, 1923, 1941, 1992, 1996
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977, 1979
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1904, 1923, 1941, 1942, 1949, 1951, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/