Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1991
Ties: 1946
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1950
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1940
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1950
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
13.74"
(349.00mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
16.60"
(421.64mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1919
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
19.97"
(507.24mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1993 1917
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1919
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
22.33"
(567.18mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1989 1917
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
23.99"
(609.35mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1996 1917
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
62.18"
(1,579.37mm)
54.23"
(1,377.44mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2016
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
81.41"
(2,067.81mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
114.46"
(2,907.28mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2018
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
143.77"
(3,651.76mm)
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
27th 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 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/