Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1929 2000
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 2000
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2017
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2007
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2007
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
22.65"
(575.31mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2007
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
26.92"
(683.77mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1941
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2007
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2016
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
54.74"
(1,390.40mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2016
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
81.85"
(2,078.99mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2017
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
110.64"
(2,810.26mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1978
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
131.69"
(3,344.93mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/