Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1991
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1950
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1940
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1950
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
3.12"
(79.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1969
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
45.23"
(1,148.84mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
60.27"
(1,530.86mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1957 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
96.05"
(2,439.67mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
111.03"
(2,820.16mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2018
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
133.14"
(3,381.76mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/