Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 2000
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Ties: 1961
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1939 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1940 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
55.81"
(1,417.57mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
13.77"
(349.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
71.54"
(1,817.12mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
17.28"
(438.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2016
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
96.52"
(2,451.61mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2017
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
118.23"
(3,003.04mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2017
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
147.17"
(3,738.12mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/