Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
Ties: 1933
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Ties: 1988
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Ties: 1977
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
18.59"
(472.19mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
19.46"
(494.28mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1982
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2016
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
46.74"
(1,187.20mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-7.52"
(-191.00mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1918
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/