Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1940
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1912
Sep–Oct 1940
2-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Aug–Oct 1940
3-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1940
4-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1919
Jun–Oct 1940
5-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1919
May–Oct 1940
6-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1919
Apr–Oct 1940
7-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Mar–Oct 1940
8-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Feb–Oct 1940
9-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Jan–Oct 1940
10-Month
22.67"
(575.82mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1941
Dec 1939–Oct 1940
11-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1941
Nov 1939–Oct 1940
12-Month
26.09"
(662.69mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1941
May 1939–Oct 1940
18-Month
38.62"
(980.95mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1941
Nov 1938–Oct 1940
24-Month
47.87"
(1,215.90mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1942
Nov 1937–Oct 1940
36-Month
74.57"
(1,894.08mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2017
Nov 1936–Oct 1940
48-Month
96.22"
(2,443.99mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
-12.28"
(-311.91mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018
Nov 1935–Oct 1940
60-Month
124.86"
(3,171.44mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
-10.67"
(-271.02mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/