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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1964, 1974
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1951, 1960
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1957
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1938, 1939
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1940, 1959
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.9°F
(23.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1932, 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1960
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936, 1940, 1983
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1939, 1978
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1958
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941, 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1959, 1960
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1941, 1980
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1960, 1979
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1979, 1980
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020, 2021
Ties: 1962

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/