Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 2000
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1912, 1939
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 2000
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2007
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 2011
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2007
Ties: 2019
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2007
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
21.46"
(545.08mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
30.33"
(770.38mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 2011
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2007
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
90.51"
(2,298.95mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
9.14"
(232.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
106.33"
(2,700.78mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
128.45"
(3,262.63mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/