Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1991
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1950
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1940
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1950
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1968
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1983 1917
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1983 1917
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1917
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1919
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1919
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
29.21"
(741.93mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Ties: 1990
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
50.04"
(1,271.02mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
9.18"
(233.18mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
63.89"
(1,622.81mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
9.66"
(245.37mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2016
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
93.77"
(2,381.76mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
12.36"
(313.95mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
119.95"
(3,046.73mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
11.39"
(289.31mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
145.70"
(3,700.78mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/