Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1991
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1950
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1940
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-2.52"
(-64.00mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1966 1950
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1933
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1966 1917
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1919
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1919
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 1917
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
39.05"
(991.87mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
53.50"
(1,358.90mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1921
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
86.45"
(2,195.83mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
111.78"
(2,839.21mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
138.58"
(3,519.93mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/