Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1929 1917
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1991
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1933 1950
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1940
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1924 1950
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1924 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-3.88"
(-98.56mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1937 1917
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
48.17"
(1,223.52mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
75.42"
(1,915.67mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
108.43"
(2,754.12mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1900
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
130.84"
(3,323.34mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/