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HOUSTON HOBBY'S DECEMBER TOP 10 LIST

 

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

 

Houston Hobby's December Lists (1931 - 2016)
Top 10
Wettest
9.80 1949
9.59 1935
8.97 1960
8.73 1994
7.68 1976
7.38 2001
7.25 1997
7.24 1953
7.15 1945
7.03 1991
Top 10
Driest
0.49 1970
0.59 1989
0.78 1958
0.86 2008
0.87 2013
1.12 1950
1.17 1988
1.19 1968
1.22 1972
1.37 1948
Top 10
Warmest
64.8 1984
64.0 1933
61.9 1971
61.4 2015
60.8 2012
60.5 1970
60.4 2016
60.2 2007
59.2 1991
59.0 1956
Top 10
Coolest
45.7 1989
46.9 1983
47.1 1963
49.4 2000
50.7 1976
51.1 2009
51.4 1953
51.4 1945
52.1 1932
52.2 1944

 

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.