Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1989
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2021
Ties: 1954, 2008, 2010
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2021
Ties: 1975, 2014
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2021
Ties: 1986
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1935
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1959, 1961
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1952
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1932, 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936, 1940, 1983
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1936, 1983
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1941, 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2021
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1941, 1980
-- -- 2021
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1990, 1991, 1992
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2020
Ties: Numerous
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979, 1980
-- -- 2020, 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/