Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1983
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1933
Ties: 1955, 2006, 2008
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1898
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1965
Ties: 1942, 2007
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Ties: 1973
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1933, 2016
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1933
Ties: 1931, 1977
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2016
Ties: 2015
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2011
Ties: 1933, 2006
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1913
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1928
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1914
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017, 2018
Ties: 1911, 2010
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1906, 1915
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1911, 1934, 1953, 2004, 2005
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/