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College Station Monthly Summary: December 1999

This bulletin has been created on 06-01-2012 from historical climate data. No climate narrative is available.

  Daily Temperature Daily Precipitation Monthly Temperature Summary
Day Maximum Minimum *Departure Total Mean Value *Departure
1 73°F 39°F +1°F   Maximum 66.5°F +5.0°F
2 76°F 57°F +12°F 0.01" Minimum 38.2°F ‑3.0°F
3 83°F 66°F +20°F 0.06" Average 52.4°F +1.0°F
4 71°F 49°F +6°F 0.37" Degree Days Total *Departure
5 58°F 34°F ‑8°F   Heating 397 ‑37
6 58°F 26°F ‑11°F   Cooling 12 ‑1
7 70°F 30°F ‑3°F   Numberof Days: Total *Departure
8 74°F 55°F +12°F 0.01" Maximum ≥ 90°F 0 0
9 69°F 45°F +4°F 0.15" Maximum ≤ 32°F 0 0
10 64°F 34°F ‑4°F   Minimum ≤ 32°F 9 +1
11 68°F 47°F +4°F 0.04"  
12 69°F 48°F +6°F 0.81" Monthly Precipitation Summary
13 58°F 33°F ‑6°F T Precipitation Value *Departure
14 72°F 33°F +2°F   Monthly Total 1.54" ‑1.29"
15 58°F 28°F ‑8°F   Year-to-date Total 24.86" ‑14.22"
16 62°F 27°F ‑6°F   Days ≥ 0.01" 8 0
17 68°F 34°F 0°F    
18 60°F 35°F ‑4°F   Monthly Extremes
19 69°F 34°F +0°F   Extreme Value Date(s)
20 54°F 42°F ‑2°F 0.09" Highest Temperature 83°F 3rd
21 50°F 31°F ‑10°F T Lowest Temperature 26°F 6th
22 56°F 29°F ‑8°F   Max. 24-hour Precip. 0.81" 11th-12th
23 61°F 31°F ‑4°F   Maximum Wind Gust 33 mph 2nd
24 70°F 30°F 0°F    
25 59°F 34°F ‑4°F   Record Book for December
26 71°F 37°F +5°F   Highest Temperature 89°F 1922
27 71°F 43°F +8°F   Lowest Temperature 2°F 1989
28 65°F 35°F +1°F   Highest Minimum 74°F 1982
29 78°F 32°F +6°F   Lowest Maximum 23°F 1990
30 78°F 46°F +13°F   Wettest Month 12.66" 1913
31 70°F 40°F +6°F   Driest Month 0.00" 1947
  Wettest 24 Hours 7.54" 1913
"T" indicates daily precipitation ≤ 0.005".
BOLDFACE indicates an extreme daily value for the month.
ITALICS indicates a daily record was set or tied.
*Departure from the 1961‑1990 normal.

*New Records Set

Day Parameter Value Old Record Year
3rd Tied highest minimum temperature 66°F 66°F 1917

*Near Records Set

Day Parameter Value Record Year
3rd Tied 2nd highest maximum temperature 83°F 86°F 1995
6th Tied 3rd lowest minimum temperature 26°F 17°F 1950
29th Tied 3rd highest maximum temperature 78°F 80°F 1984
30th Tied 3rd highest maximum temperature 78°F 81°F 1951
*NOTE: Records from 1910 through July 1951 are based on observations taken at the Texas Agricultural
Experiment Station main farm located 7 miles SW of College Station. Records from August 1951 through
the present are based on observations taken at Easterwood Field.

January Normals for College Station

Beginning of the month: 60°F/40°F Monthly precipitation: 2.65"
Middle of the month: 58°F/39°F Precipitation days: 9
End of the month: 61°F/40°F Days ≤ 32°F:  11
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