Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2000
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1987 2000
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1955
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Ties: 1897
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2007
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
40.06"
(1,017.52mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
59.86"
(1,520.44mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
89.85"
(2,282.19mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
120.76"
(3,067.30mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
12.28"
(311.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
142.43"
(3,617.72mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 4, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/