Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 1998
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 2020
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1958 1998
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1996
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2015
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1971
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918, 2011
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
24.26"
(616.20mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Ties: 1993
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1992
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
40.85"
(1,037.59mm)
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 2010
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
57.94"
(1,471.68mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
83.70"
(2,125.98mm)
81.45"
(2,068.83mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
103.62"
(2,631.95mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
122.52"
(3,112.01mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
-13.02"
(-330.71mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/