Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1991
Ties: 1914
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1950
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1940
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 1950
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2018
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
6.72"
(170.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2018
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1919
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
24.94"
(633.48mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1919
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2015
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1969
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1895, 1908
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
39.26"
(997.20mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1965
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1917
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
81.52"
(2,070.61mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
114.47"
(2,907.54mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
139.80"
(3,550.92mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
49th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/