Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 2000
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2017
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1952 2000
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Ties: 1985
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Ties: 2014
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-3.33"
(-84.59mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-4.44"
(-112.77mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1952 2011
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2007
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-7.38"
(-187.46mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1952 1918
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
43.13"
(1,095.50mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
-11.13"
(-282.70mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-19.16"
(-486.67mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
91.96"
(2,335.78mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
-16.52"
(-419.61mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
120.03"
(3,048.76mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
-15.49"
(-393.45mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1952 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/