Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1991
Ties: 1969
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1950
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1940
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1945 1950
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2015
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1917
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1938 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1919
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1919
Ties: 1955
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2015
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-3.43"
(-87.13mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2015
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
23.25"
(590.55mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1943 1917
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2015
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
39.04"
(991.62mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1943 1917
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
54.90"
(1,394.46mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
82.94"
(2,106.68mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
114.64"
(2,911.86mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
6.08"
(154.44mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
136.57"
(3,468.88mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/