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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
77.3°F
(25.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1964, 1996
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1936
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1947, 1958
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1980
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1984
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1962
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1960, 1961, 1980
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

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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/