Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Ties: 1934
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Ties: 1910, 1934
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2007
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
50.29"
(1,277.37mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-3.97"
(-100.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
77.86"
(1,977.64mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 2002
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
112.79"
(2,864.87mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
133.11"
(3,380.99mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1936

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/