Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1998
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1945 1998
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1948 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 2011
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1910
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1996
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1913
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1971
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 2011
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
13.41"
(340.61mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-6.14"
(-155.96mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1939 1918, 2011
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
24.26"
(616.20mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1992
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1948 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
51.39"
(1,305.31mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
-2.92"
(-74.16mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
77.31"
(1,963.67mm)
81.45"
(2,068.83mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1950 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
98.46"
(2,500.88mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-10.10"
(-256.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
128.28"
(3,258.31mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
-7.26"
(-184.41mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/