Climate at a Glance

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Houston, Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2021

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2021
1-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1950
Dec 2020–Jan 2021
2-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1984
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2022
Ties: 1998, 2009
Nov 2020–Jan 2021
3-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1935, 1971
Oct 2020–Jan 2021
4-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2006
Sep 2020–Jan 2021
5-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1935
Aug 2020–Jan 2021
6-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1950, 1989, 2005
Jul 2020–Jan 2021
7-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1950
Jun 2020–Jan 2021
8-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1932
May 2020–Jan 2021
9-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Apr 2020–Jan 2021
10-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 2013
Mar 2020–Jan 2021
11-Month
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1934, 2013
Feb 2020–Jan 2021
12-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Aug 2019–Jan 2021
18-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Feb 2019–Jan 2021
24-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977, 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Feb 2018–Jan 2021
36-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2019
Ties: 2022
Feb 2017–Jan 2021
48-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2021
60-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1980, 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2022, retrieved on August 8, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/