Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1985 1917
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1991
Ties: 1961
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1950
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1940
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1966 1950
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1979 1917
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1919
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1919
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-4.48"
(-113.80mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1963 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1963 1917
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-6.79"
(-172.46mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
51.32"
(1,303.53mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1978 1917
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
84.85"
(2,155.19mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
114.73"
(2,914.14mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
140.91"
(3,579.11mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/