National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

A crisp cold morning will give way to sunny and pleasant conditions this afternoon. High temperatures will range from the lower 60s across the eastern counties to the lower 70s across the west. Calm winds will become light southerly by this afternoon.
Dry and mostly clear conditions are expected Thursday evening into Friday. It will be chilly with evening temperatures in the 50s, falling into the lower-middle 40s by sunrise Friday morning.By Friday afternoon, breezy and warmer conditions with highs in the 70s, except in the lower 80s far west.
Dry conditions will continue throughout the remainder of the holiday weekend. A weak cold front will move through Saturday and bring brief breezy conditions, but temperatures will remain near or above normal. Otherwise, the dry airmass will result in cool nights in the 40s area-wide, with lower 50s in immediate urban areas. Highs will be mainly in the 70s, except upper 60s near the Red River on Sunday. No travel impacts expected!
With below-normal rainfall over the past several weeks, drought conditions have expanded across North and Central Texas. There is little/no measurable rain expected into at least early next week.
We will have pleasant fall weather today across the region, but Thanksgiving weather hasn't always been so nice. Here are some interesting Thanksgiving weather historical weather information: The hottest: 88 degrees on November 25, 1965. The coldest: 21 degrees on November 30, 1911. The wettest: 3.09 inches of rain on November 26, 1944. Wintry Precipitation: Occurred only in two years: November 25, 1993 (Freezing rain and sleet) and November 22, 2007 (A wintry mix of sleet and snow) Roughly 20 percent (18 percent) of our Thanksgivings have had measurable precipitation.
We will have pleasant fall weather today across the region, but Thanksgiving weather hasn't always been so nice. Here are some interesting Thanksgiving weather historical weather information for Waco: The hottest: 84 degrees on November 24, 1910 and November 23, 1967. The coldest: 19 degrees on November 30, 1911. The wettest: 1.24 inches of rain on November 27, 1958. Nearly 1/4 of our Thanksgivings have had measurable precipitation: 27 out of 115.

 
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December

Values in red represent the extremes for the month.

Date Sunrise
(CST)
a.m.
Sunset
(CST)
p.m.
Temperature (°F) Precipitation (in.)
Normal Maximum Minimum Month to
Date
Year to
Date
Record
Snowfall
Record
Precipitation
Max Min Avg Highest Lowest Highest Lowest
1 7:13 5:21 61 40 50 83 / 20121 39 / 1985 64 / 20122 24 / 1985 0.08 33.67   2.24 / 1914
2 7:14 5:21 60 40 50 83 / 2012 34 / 1985 66 / 2012 19 / 1985 0.16 33.75 T / 20093 2.53 / 1913
3 7:15 5:21 60 40 50 89 / 2005 38 / 1919 66 / 1922 21 / 1929 0.25 33.84 T / 19194 1.48 / 1998
4 7:16 5:21 60 39 49 83 / 1977 36 / 1904 64 / 2001 22 / 2006 0.33 33.92 0.5 / 1902 1.69 / 1930
5 7:16 5:21 59 39 49 81 / 1951 37 / 19095 65 / 2001 18 / 1950 0.41 34.00 0.1 / 2013 1.41 / 1943
6 7:17 5:21 59 39 49 84 / 1966 29 / 1950 66 / 1966 11 / 1950 0.50 34.09 2.0 / 2013 1.85 / 1911
7 7:18 5:22 59 39 49 84 / 2007 26 / 2013 68 / 1966 10 / 1950 0.59 34.18 T / 20056 1.31 / 1997
8 7:19 5:22 58 38 48 80 / 1977 29 / 1917 64 / 1918 13 / 1917 0.68 34.27 0.2 / 1901 1.48 / 1971
9 7:19 5:22 58 38 48 79 / 1906 24 / 1898 63 / 1946 15 / 2005 0.77 34.36 5.5 / 1898 2.38 / 1971
10 7:20 5:22 58 38 48 84 / 1938 30 / 1898 64 / 1965 11 / 1898 0.86 34.45 1.4 / 1972 1.13 / 1998
11 7:21 5:22 58 38 48 80 / 19967 33 / 1898 64 / 1929 20 / 1914 0.94 34.53 1.4 / 1986 1.98 / 1946
12 7:22 5:22 57 37 47 83 / 1973 25 / 1932 70 / 2015 18 / 19898 1.02 34.61 0.3 / 1986 1.78 / 1905
13 7:22 5:23 57 37 47 83 / 1933 28 / 1919 63 / 1929 14 / 1917 1.11 34.70 0.6 / 2000 1.40 / 1992
14 7:23 5:23 57 37 47 80 / 1995 28 / 1901 68 / 1948 14 / 1901 1.19 34.78 0.1 / 1901 1.67 / 1992
15 7:24 5:23 57 37 47 83 / 1908 28 / 1901 65 / 1948 9 / 1901 1.28 34.87 2.8 / 1932 1.35 / 1959
16 7:24 5:24 57 37 47 83 / 1908 27 / 1989 69 / 1924 12 / 1989 1.36 34.95 2.0 / 1983 3.39 / 1928
17 7:25 5:24 56 37 47 81 / 1908 35 / 19899 65 / 1908 14 / 1932 1.44 35.03 T / 201610 1.91 / 1984
18 7:25 5:25 56 36 46 81 / 198011 23 / 1909 60 / 2002 15 / 1964 1.52 35.11 2.0 / 192412 1.65 / 1898
19 7:26 5:25 56 36 46 78 / 2012 17 / 1924 56 / 1962 7 / 1924 1.60 35.19 1.0 / 1909 1.56 / 1911
20 7:26 5:25 56 36 46 79 / 2010 24 / 1924 62 / 1949 8 / 1924 1.69 35.28 T / 196313 4.22 / 1991
21 7:27 5:26 56 36 46 85 / 2010 26 / 1916 57 / 197914 10 / 1983 1.77 35.36 2.8 / 1927 1.88 / 1907
22 7:27 5:26 56 36 46 81 / 1964 14 / 1989 57 / 1982 3 / 1989 1.86 35.45 2.0 / 1963 0.95 / 1937
23 7:28 5:27 56 36 46 81 / 196415 19 / 1983 60 / 1982 -1 / 1989 1.94 35.53 T / 199816 2.18 / 1932
24 7:28 5:28 56 36 46 88 / 1955 13 / 1983 54 / 2016 7 / 1983 2.03 35.62 3.0 / 2009 1.41 / 1975
25 7:29 5:28 56 36 46 80 / 2016 18 / 1983 69 / 2016 6 / 1983 2.11 35.70 2.0 / 1926 1.94 / 2000
26 7:29 5:29 56 36 46 83 / 2008 29 / 1983 65 / 2008 16 / 1983 2.19 35.78 T / 199717 1.35 / 1940
27 7:30 5:29 56 36 46 82 / 2005 31 / 1983 60 / 1946 19 / 192518 2.26 35.85 T / 200019 1.79 / 2015
28 7:30 5:30 56 36 46 83 / 2016 27 / 1925 67 / 1984 11 / 1924 2.34 35.93 1.5 / 1915 0.91 / 1937
29 7:30 5:31 56 36 46 81 / 1923 24 / 1917 66 / 1992 10 / 1983 2.41 36.00 0.2 / 2009 1.90 / 2006
30 7:30 5:31 56 35 45 90 / 1951 26 / 1990 68 / 1992 7 / 1983 2.48 36.07 0.3 / 1958 1.25 / 1933
31 7:31 5:32 56 35 45 85 / 1951 25 / 1946 63 / 1951 13 / 199020 2.55 36.14 2.6 / 1946 1.55 / 1984
  57.1 37.1 47.1 <-- Normal --> 2.55  
Also in: 11950; 21982, 1933; 31919; 41902; 51904; 61989, 1954, 1942; 71938; 81932; 91901; 101996, 1914; 111977; 121909; 131929; 141941; 151955; 161990, 1983, 1962; 171974, 1948; 181904; 191988, 1987, 1983, 1967, 1966, 1942, 1930, 1916, 1915; 201976

 

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The period of record is December 1898 to present.
(The official climate record for Dallas/Fort Worth began September 1, 1898.)
Normals are based on data from the years 1981-2010.
Sunrise/sunset times are for 2017.