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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2021
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Ties: 1964, 2005
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1978
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 2008
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1951, 1978, 2008
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1990
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1941, 1958, 1980, 1987, 2000
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
74.9°F
(23.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1953, 1960, 1974
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1934, 1941, 1947, 1964, 1967
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1932, 1976
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1957, 1993
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1936, 1940, 1983
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1980
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1952, 1989
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1951, 1975
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1941, 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2021
Ties: 1935, 1953, 1958
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941, 1980
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1959, 1977
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1976, 1982
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1979, 1980
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020, 2021
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/