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HOUSTON HOBBY'S MAY TOP 10 LIST

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

Houston Hobby's May Lists (1931-2014)
Top 10
Wettest
14.84 1970
13.24 1968
12.44 1944
12.19 1936
11.21 1966
11.13 1981
10.37 2014
9.62 2007
9.60 1946
8.61 1997
Top 10
Driest
Trace 2003
Trace 1937
0.01 1998
0.19 2011
0.31 1996
0.49 1988
0.52 1931
0.62 1963
0.66 2009
0.90 1960
Top 10
Warmest
81.8 1998
80.8 2003
79.6 1996
79.5 2010
79.5 2008
78.8 2009
78.7 2012
78.7 2000
78.4 2011
78.4 1993
Top 10
Coolest
69.8 1931
72.1 1970
72.4 1954
72.5 1976
72.8 1940
73.1 1945
73.3 1979
73.3 1952
73.3 1944
73.7 1935

 

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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 Chuck Roeseler.

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