Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1983
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1957
Ties: 1938
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1967 1996
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1967 1971
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
10.69"
(271.53mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1967 1971
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 1929
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1969 2011
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1979
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1992
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
24.46"
(621.28mm)
23.72"
(602.49mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
27.10"
(688.34mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1992
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
37.87"
(961.90mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
59.76"
(1,517.90mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
90.87"
(2,308.10mm)
81.47"
(2,069.34mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
113.13"
(2,873.50mm)
108.57"
(2,757.68mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
142.11"
(3,609.59mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
6.57"
(166.87mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/