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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
77.3°F
(25.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2022
Ties: 1990
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2022
Ties: 1974
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1934, 1973, 2013
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1931
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1931
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1977
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1973
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1980
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1980
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/