Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1952
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1963
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1917 1952
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 2011
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-2.92"
(-74.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
21.52"
(546.61mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1937 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
39.96"
(1,014.98mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
-3.48"
(-88.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
48.35"
(1,228.09mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1942
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
76.99"
(1,955.55mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
110.40"
(2,804.16mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2018
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
130.64"
(3,318.26mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/