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Texas, Climate Division 10. Lower Valley

Precipitation Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1950
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1937
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 2010
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1916
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 2010
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1958
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1917
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Ties: 1932
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
13.47"
(342.14mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1950
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
16.14"
(409.96mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
18.83"
(478.28mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
20.00"
(508.00mm)
20.35"
(516.89mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
21.37"
(542.80mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
22.56"
(573.02mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
23.82"
(605.03mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1967
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
37.29"
(947.17mm)
-3.43"
(-87.13mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1898
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1968
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
46.06"
(1,169.92mm)
47.63"
(1,209.80mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1965 1898
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1967
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
82.22"
(2,088.39mm)
71.38"
(1,813.05mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1899
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1968
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
112.58"
(2,859.53mm)
94.95"
(2,411.73mm)
17.63"
(447.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1900
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
136.53"
(3,467.86mm)
118.33"
(3,005.58mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1901
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/