Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1939, 1993, 2011
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1954
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1967
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1978
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1990
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1949, 1951, 2008
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1978, 1985
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1985, 2000, 2013, 2014
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1932, 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2021
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1936, 1940, 1983
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1949, 1982, 1992, 2013
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1954, 2001, 2003
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1974
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1941, 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 2003, 2010, 2015
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1941, 1980
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 2014
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1999, 2011
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979, 1980
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020, 2021
Ties: 2008, 2009, 2016

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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 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/