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Texas, Climate Division 5. Trans Pecos

Precipitation Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917, 1950, 1973, 1985, 2003
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1991
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1950
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1986
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1986
Ties: 1912
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
6.87"
(174.49mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1921
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
6.37"
(161.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1986
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1941
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1941
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1941
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1941
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1991
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
25.09"
(637.29mm)
3.32"
(84.32mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
42.48"
(1,078.99mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
54.40"
(1,381.76mm)
50.37"
(1,279.40mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
73.53"
(1,867.66mm)
63.00"
(1,600.20mm)
10.53"
(267.46mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/