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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1950
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1984
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2022
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1989
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1932, 1989, 2008
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1952, 2013
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1957
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2018
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2009
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1992, 1995
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1991, 1995
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1997
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1950, 1957, 1975
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1952, 1986, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2011
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1942, 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1966, 1974, 1994, 1996
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1960, 1968, 1976
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980, 1981
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2021
Ties: 1960, 1967, 1968, 1974, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/