Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1950
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1940
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1950
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
9.56"
(242.82mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1919
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1919
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1989 2011
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Ties: 1903
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
52.28"
(1,327.91mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
81.59"
(2,072.39mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
108.96"
(2,767.58mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
142.56"
(3,621.02mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/