Houston, Texas 

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Weather in Houston, Texas

The most pleasant months of the year for Houston are April, October and November. In Houston, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. August is the hottest month for Houston with an average high temperature of 93.6°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Texas. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Houston. The humidity here has been described as stifling in July and August.


Today's Weather - Houston, TX

4 PM PST

Showers And Thunderstorms Likely

77°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely76° / 90°SE 5 to 15 mph
Wednesday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy76° / 94°E 0 to 5 mph
Thursday NightSlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Mostly Clear75° / 94°SE 0 mph
Friday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms74° / 91°SE 0 mph
Saturday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms74° / 91°NE 0 mph
Sunday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms75° / 91°SE 0 mph
Monday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms76° / 89°S 0 to 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 43
Rain: averages 53 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Houston ranks 73/100 for Comfort Index

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January63° 43°
February66° 47°
March73° 53°
April79° 60°
May86° 68°
June91° 73°
July93° 75°
August94° 75°
September89° 70°
October82° 61°
November73° 53°
December65° 45°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Houston
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Freezing
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Rainy
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January0380
February0170
March0170
April1060
May6070
June19090
July25080
August26080
September15070
October3070
November0070
December0280

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Houston    353 Reviews
Undesirable Houston - 4/19/2019
I have found this city to be the most disappointing city in the US. After I have lived and worked as a professional in 18 major cities in 16 different states, I have... Read More

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Think Long and Hard Before You Come Here - 3/2/2019
1. 2/5 stars = Not For Me (applies, but somewhat harsh) 2. 3/5 stars = Just Ok (fairly accurate, but at times, Houston dips into 2/5 and even 1/5 territory, so I... Read More

Living in Houston - 2/14/2019
The city of Houston indeed has a varying set of cultures. But do know that many neighborhoods are very different from one another, both in terms of ethnicity and... Read More


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