Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1950
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1940
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1950
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2015
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1919
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1919
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2015
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
5.17"
(131.31mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2015
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
32.95"
(836.93mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
34.19"
(868.43mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
7.11"
(180.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2015
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
51.49"
(1,307.85mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
10.63"
(270.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
58.79"
(1,493.27mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
86.47"
(2,196.34mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
115.78"
(2,940.81mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
143.15"
(3,636.01mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
29th 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/