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Texas, Climate Division 10. Lower Valley

Precipitation Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1998
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1914
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1998
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1966
Ties: 1943
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1941
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
9.01"
(228.85mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
12.96"
(329.18mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
17.28"
(438.91mm)
8.36"
(212.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
29.57"
(751.08mm)
19.47"
(494.54mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
30.83"
(783.08mm)
21.14"
(536.96mm)
9.69"
(246.12mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
23.80"
(604.52mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
32.84"
(834.14mm)
4.87"
(123.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1898
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
54.88"
(1,393.95mm)
47.55"
(1,207.77mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1899
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1977
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
80.71"
(2,050.03mm)
71.13"
(1,806.70mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1968
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
103.00"
(2,616.20mm)
94.62"
(2,403.35mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1967 1901
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1977
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
118.01"
(2,997.45mm)
30.33"
(770.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1901
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/