Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1991
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1939 1950
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1940
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1939 1950
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2015
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2018
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2018
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2018
Ties: 1907
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1919
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
24.52"
(622.81mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1919
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
27.22"
(691.39mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
41.34"
(1,050.04mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
53.39"
(1,356.11mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2016
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
77.58"
(1,970.53mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
101.56"
(2,579.62mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
128.81"
(3,271.77mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/