Texas Average and Record Temperatures

City

Avg Annual Temp

Record High Temperature 

Record Low Temperature 

Record Hottest Month / Avg Temp

Record Coldest Month / Avg Temp

Record Hottest Summer (Jun, Jul, Aug) Record Coldest Winter (Dec, Jan, Feb) Record Hottest Year / Avg Temp

Record Coldest Year / Avg Temp

Abilene 64.5 110, 7/17/1978 -7,  2/2/1985 89.2, 7/1980 33.8, 12/1983 89.3 / 2011 40.6 / 1978 67.5 / 2011 62.0 / 1976
Amarillo 57.2 111, 6/26/2011 -14, 2/1/1951 85.2, 7/2011 25.3, 12/1983 84.2 / 2011 32.2 / 1984 60.4 / 1954 54.9 / 1979
Austin 68.4 112, 8/28/2011 -2, 1/31/1949 91.6, 8/2011 38.6, 1/1940 89.5 / 2011 46.2 / 1979 72.0 / 2011 65.4 / 1940
Brownsville 73.9 106, 3/27/1984 15, 12/20/1901 87,5, 7/1980 51.8, 12/1989 86.9 / 1998 57.5 / 1964 76.0 / 2011 62.7 / 1983
Corpus Christi 71.9 107, 8/28/2011 13, 12/23/1989 87.9, 7/2009 48.0, 12/1989 86.8 / 2009 53.3 / 1984 73.5 / 1971 69.5 / 1968
Dallas/Ft. Worth 65.9 113, 8/18/1980 -1, 12/23/1989 93.4, 8/2011 33.8, 7/1978 90.6 / 2011 40.4 / 1905 68.5 / 1954 62.3 / 1903 
Del Rio 70.1 112, 6/9/1988 10, 12/23/1989 91.6, 7/1998 44.1, 1/1979 89.0 / 2011 48.5 / 1964 72.6 / 2011 67.4 / 1976
El Paso 64.0 114, 6/30/1994 -8, 1/11/1962 88.9, 6/1994 36.1, 1/1949 87.7 / 1994 40.9 / 1964 67.4 / 1994 61.3 / 1976
Galveston 70.0 102, 8/14/1999 14, 12/25/1983 88.5, 8/2011 45.3, 1/1978 87.2 / 2011 50.0 / 1978 71.9 / 1995 67.6 / 1979
Houston 69.6 109, 8/27/2011 9, 12/23/1989 90.4, 8/2011 43.4, 1/1978 87.2 / 2011 48.3 / 1978 72.4 / 2011 67.2 / 1979
Lubbock 60.2 114, 6/27/1994 -17, 2/8/1933 86.0, 8/2011 30.7, 1/1930 82.6 / 1980 37.0 / 1978 63.2 / 1934 56.9 / 1920
Midland- Odessa 63.6 116, 6/27/1994 -11, 2/2/1985 88.0, 8/2011 35.2, 1/1949 87.6 / 2011 41.2 / 1979 66.6 / 2011 61.4 / 1973
Pt Arthur Beaumont 68.7 107, 8/10/1962 12, 12/23/1989 86.1, 8/2011 43.7, 1/1978 86.1 / 2011 48.2 / 2010 70.6 / 2011 68.4 / 1976
San Angelo 65.4 111, 7/29/1960 -4, 12/23/1989 89.3, 8/2011 36.1, 1/1979 89.3 / 2011 42.3 / 1984 69.2 / 2011 62.9 / 1976
San Antonio 69.0 110, 8/28/2011 0, 1/31/1949 90.0, 8/2011 43.0, 12/1983 88.0 / 2011 47.7 / 1978 71.4 / 1954 66.4 / 1976
Victoria 70.3 109, 8/28/2011 9, 12/23/1989 89.5, 8/2011 45.2, 1/1978 87.3 / 2011 50.3 / 1978 72.5 / 2011 67.9 / 1979
Waco 67.1 112, 8/11/1969 -5, 1/31/1949 92.9, 8/2011 35.2, 1/1940 90.5 / 2011 42.4 / 1979 70.8 / 1933 63.6 / 1979
Wichita Falls 64.0 117, 6/28/1980 -12, 1/4/1947 93.4, 8/2011 30.1, 1/1978 91.9 / 2011 35.8 / 1978 67.6 / 1933 61.6 / 1983

         

Texas Temperature Records

  • Hottest Day:  120 F, Monahans, West Texas, June 28th, 1994
  • Coldest Day: -23 F, Seminole, West Texas, February 8th, 1933
  • Hottest city, annual avg: Mc Allen, Far South Texas, 74.6 F
  • Record Hottest, annual avg: 76.0 F, Brownsville, Far South Texas, 2011
  • Coldest city, annual avg: Stratford, Panhandle, 55.0 F   
  • Record Coldest, Annual avg:  56.1 F, Dalhart, The Panhandle, 1959
  • Hottest Year, statewide avg:  67.5 F, 1921
  • Coldest Year, statewide avg:  63.2 F, 1976

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