Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1951 1983
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2011
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1957
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 1996
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Ties: 1954
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1917 1971
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1992
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
10.69"
(271.53mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1951 1971
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Ties: 1909
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
-6.17"
(-156.71mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1951 2011
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-5.95"
(-151.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
Ties: 1909
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
17.41"
(442.21mm)
23.72"
(602.49mm)
-6.31"
(-160.28mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
27.10"
(688.34mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1992
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
37.87"
(961.90mm)
-9.44"
(-239.78mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1942
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
40.06"
(1,017.52mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
-14.25"
(-361.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
61.65"
(1,565.91mm)
81.47"
(2,069.34mm)
-19.82"
(-503.43mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
81.90"
(2,080.26mm)
108.57"
(2,757.68mm)
-26.67"
(-677.42mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
104.17"
(2,645.92mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
-31.37"
(-796.80mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/