Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1998
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1998
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 1996
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2015
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1992
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1937 1971
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918, 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1992
Ties: 1961
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
24.26"
(616.20mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1992
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
6.17"
(156.71mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1992
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
52.75"
(1,339.85mm)
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
13.34"
(338.84mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
70.98"
(1,802.89mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
93.76"
(2,381.50mm)
81.45"
(2,068.83mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2017
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
115.66"
(2,937.76mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
143.36"
(3,641.34mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
7.82"
(198.62mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/