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HOUSTON HOBBY'S OCTOBER TOP 10 LIST

 

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

 

Houston Hobby's October Lists (1931-2019)

 

Top 10
Wettest
22.31 1949
19.40 1994
19.26 2006
13.04 2015
12.52 1981
12.47 1973
11.62 1993
11.53 1957
11.52 2009
11.48 1941
Top 10
Driest
Trace 1978
Trace 1952
0.05 1961
0.07 2010
0.29 1934
0.30 1963
0.63 1955
0.66 1999
0.69 1950
0.70 2012
Top 10
Warmest
77.5 2004
76.6 2016
75.1 1947
75.1 1941
75.0 1963
74.9 2017
74.9 2015
74.9 1984
74.7 1931
74.6 1962
Top 10
Coolest
62.2 1976
65.8 1952
66.7 1970
67.3 1936
67.6 1932
67.7 1964
67.8 1957
68.2 1980
68.4 1937
68.5 1945

 

Other Months
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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 Nikki Hathaway.