Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1996
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
Ties: 1907
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1931
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1923, 1968
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1895, 1958
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000
Ties: 1983
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1924
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000, 2017
Ties: 1960, 1978
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1915
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1973
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1924, 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1912
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1942, 1970
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1937, 1984
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1968, 1981, 1984, 1989
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1915
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1917, 1921, 1931, 1944
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977, 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1900, 1907, 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/