Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Ties: 1989
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1897 2000
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2017
Ties: 1995
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Ties: 1982, 1996
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2007
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 2011
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
22.76"
(578.10mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2007
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
52.24"
(1,326.90mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
71.34"
(1,812.04mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-10.03"
(-254.76mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1918
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/