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HOUSTON HOBBY'S APRIL TOP 10 LIST

 

The following is a list of Hobby's Top 10 wettest, driest, warmest, and coolest Aprils.

 

Houston Hobby's April Lists (1931-2017)
Top 10
Wettest
15.61 2009
10.49 1973
10.25 1991
9.56 2013
9.01 1997
8.95 2016
8.20 2015
8.07 1957
7.98 1966
7.76 1959
Top 10
Driest
Trace 2011
0.06 1987
0.16 1983
0.20 1984
0.36 1937
0.46 2001
0.62 1933
0.76 1999
0.76 1998
0.87 1985
Top 10
Warmest
75.7 1967
74.9 2011
74.5 1963
73.9 2012
73.6 2006
73.5 1965
73.3 2002
73.3 1991
73.2 1981
73.2 1972
Top 10
Coolest
63.0 1931
64.9 1952
65.1 1997
65.3 1983
65.4 1938
65.7 1936
66.1 1949
66.2 1973
66.3 1980
66.3 1940

 

Other Months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual


Hobby Airport is Houston's oldest commercial airport and is located on the southeast side of the city. Hobby Airport was developed in 1927 and was known as WT Carter Field. The city of Houston acquired the site in 1937 and renamed the airport Houston Municipal Airport. In 1967, the airport was renamed William P. Hobby Airport to honor the former Texas governor. Weather observations were established in August 1930. Weather observations continue to be taken today and a continuous set of weather records are available from 1931 to present.

Questions/Comments concerning this data should be sent to Paul Lewis.