The City of Porter, TX
Porter is a small town in the state of Texas. The largest nearby city to Porter is Houston, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Porter, including Arby's, Aletha's Chatterbox, Domino's Pizza, Burger King and El Taco Rico. For a larger selection of Porter restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Porter Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens and/or Arenas, including the Kingwood Family Golf Center, Tour 18 - Houston, Bentwood Country Club, Kingwood Cove Golf Club and Cypresswood Golf Club -Tradition. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Porter please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Porter:
- Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
- Houston Sugar Land Regional Airport (SGR)
- Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
- West Houston-Lakeside Airport (LKS)
Porter, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Porter experiences an average high temperature of 82 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 59 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.5 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Porter with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees in the summer, and 65 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Porter to receive an average of 3.45 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.78 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 109 degrees in the summer and as low as 5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Porter should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 80 degrees, and nighttime lows of 59.
Porter, Texas Attractions
1Blaffer Gallery - Houston,
Blaffer Gallery is the art museum of the University of Houston, . It was founded in 1973 and has won several awards, including the Coming Up Taller Award as part of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.
2Brock Park Municipal Golf Course - Houston,
The Brock Park Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Houston, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-458-1350.
Address: 8201 John Ralston Rd, Houston, TX 77044
3Cape Royale Golf Club - Coldspring,
The Cape Royale Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in San Jacinto County Texas. This course is located in the city of Coldspring, . Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 409-653-2388.
Address: 4 Sales Dr, Coldspring, TX 77331
4Children's Museum of Houston - Houston,
The Children's Museum of Houston is a children's museum that is situated in the Houston Museum District in Houston, Texas. The museum welcomes more than 750,000 people annually, making it the highest-attended youth museum for its size in the USA . The museum, which is currently undergoing an expansion project, has 14 galleries of hands-on exhibits and innovative outreach programming for children of ages birth to 12 years.
5Classic 3 Golf Course - Houston,
The Classic 3 Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Houston, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-440-1308.
Address: 6224 Theall Rd, Houston, TX 77066
6Contemporary Arts Museum Houston - Houston,
The Contemporary Arts Museum – Houston is a not-for-profit institution in Houston, Texas, dedicated to presenting the contemporary art of our time to the public.
7Cypresswood Golf Club -Tradition - Spring,
The Cypresswood Golf Club -Tradition is an 18 hole public golf course in Harris County Texas. This course is located in the city of Spring, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-821-6300.
Address: 21602 Cypresswood Dr, Spring, TX 77373
8Del Lago Resort - Montgomery,
The Del Lago Resort is an 18 hole resort golf course in Montgomery County Texas. This course is located in the city of Montgomery, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 936-582-6100.
Address: 600 Del Lago Blvd, Montgomery, TX 77356
9Downtown Aquarium - Houston,
Downtown Aquarium is a public aquarium and restaurant located in Houston, Texas that was developed from two Houston landmarks: Fire Station No. 1 and the Central Waterworks Building. The aquarium is located on a 6-acre site at 410 Bagby St. in downtown Houston, . It houses over 200 species of aquatic animals in 500,000 US gallons of aquaria. The complex includes two restaurants, a bar, and banquet facilities.
10Eagle Pointe Golf Club - Mont Belvieu,
The Eagle Pointe Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Chambers County Texas. This course is located in the city of Mont Belvieu, . Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 281-385-6666.
Address: 12440 Eagle Pointe Dr, Mont Belvieu, TX 77580
Porter, Texas Hotels
5Homewood Suites Houston/kingwood Parc-airport Area
23320 Highway 59 N
Kingwood, TX 77339
8Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Houston-kingwood
22675 Highway 59 North
Kingwood, TX 77339
Porter, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of Porter Ethnic Dining restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Latin American Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants, Bar & Grill Restaurants and Seafood. Happy Dining!
Published August 22, 2010
While Texas makes us think of the untamed West with cowboys, ghost towns, and the mysterious frontier, our family saw another side of the Lone Star State - specifically Houston