Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1983
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1933
Ties: 1985
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1898
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1965
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1976
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1933, 2016
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1933
Ties: 1895
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1974
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1903, 1932
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1919, 1979
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1924, 1952
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1895
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1926, 1936, 1940, 1969
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1895
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1897, 1923, 1944, 1985, 1992
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1949
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1897, 1945, 1987, 1997
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1914
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017, 2018
Ties: 1926, 1941, 1966, 1971, 1973, 1993
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906, 1915
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1904, 1913, 1926, 1959, 1963, 1974, 1982, 1984
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1917, 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/