Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1987
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1921
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
24.66"
(626.36mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
1.28"
(32.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2007
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
56.15"
(1,426.21mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
86.22"
(2,189.99mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
116.50"
(2,959.10mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2017
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
139.53"
(3,544.06mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/