Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1991
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1970 1950
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1940
Ties: 1945
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1950
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1919
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1919
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
27.56"
(700.02mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
50.99"
(1,295.15mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
10.13"
(257.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
62.14"
(1,578.36mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
7.91"
(200.92mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1917
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
90.16"
(2,290.06mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
113.97"
(2,894.84mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
5.41"
(137.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
143.66"
(3,648.96mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/