Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1899 1998
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2015
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1998
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2015
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2015
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1978
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1899 1996
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2015
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1901 2011
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1901 1971
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Ties: 1904
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1899 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1941
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1899 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1899 1918, 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
24.26"
(616.20mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1899 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1992
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
44.84"
(1,138.94mm)
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
5.43"
(137.93mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 1991
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
60.83"
(1,545.08mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 2004
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
83.44"
(2,119.38mm)
81.45"
(2,068.83mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
105.75"
(2,686.05mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
129.92"
(3,299.97mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
-5.62"
(-142.75mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/