Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1996
Ties: 1929
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1931
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Ties: 1899, 1922, 1954, 2010
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1931
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1982, 2015
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1895, 1958
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1948, 1994
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1924
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000, 2017
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1915
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1946, 1994
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1973
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1992
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1924, 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1948, 1994, 1997
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1901, 1948
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1898, 1904, 1945
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1907, 1928, 1946, 1991, 2019
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1923, 1953, 1989
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1990, 1997, 2014
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1966, 1989
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1968, 1973, 1984, 1989
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2019, 2020
Ties: 1902, 1932, 1933, 1942, 1968, 1982, 1985, 1990
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977, 1979
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/