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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2021
Ties: 1943, 1952
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1940
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1990
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1941, 2013
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1978, 1985, 2013
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1980
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1949, 1978, 1988
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1932, 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2021
Ties: 1981
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1936, 1940, 1983
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1994, 1995, 1996, 2001, 2003
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2020
Ties: 1991
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1991
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941, 1979
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1941, 1980
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Ties: 1956, 1994
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979, 1980
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020, 2021
Ties: 1989

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/