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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1989
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 2003
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1971
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2021
Ties: 2019
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Ties: 1995, 1996
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Ties: 1977
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1982, 1991, 2003
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Ties: 1978, 1988
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1951, 1955, 1962
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1932, 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Ties: 1956
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936, 1940, 1983
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1948, 1953, 1957, 1967, 1988, 2014
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1935, 1987, 1988
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2021
Ties: 1981
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941, 1980
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2021
Ties: 1935, 1951, 1974, 1988
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1954, 1958, 1965, 1989
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979, 1980
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020, 2021
Ties: 1953, 1955

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/