Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1947 2000
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1923
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1947 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
21.84"
(554.74mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-5.22"
(-132.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2007
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
35.78"
(908.81mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-6.26"
(-159.01mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
50.18"
(1,274.57mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
77.99"
(1,980.95mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
108.06"
(2,744.72mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
138.34"
(3,513.84mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/