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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1989
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1935
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1958
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1980
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1960, 1968, 2000
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 2000
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1960, 1964, 1992
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
74.9°F
(23.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1931, 1957, 1992
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1975
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1932, 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1969, 1980, 1987
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1936, 1940, 1983
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1950, 1951, 1987
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1980, 1993, 2014
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1956
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1941, 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1956, 1982
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1941, 1980
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1993
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1994, 1996
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1979, 1980
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020, 2021

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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 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/