Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1963 2000
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1957 2000
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
19.54"
(496.32mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1922
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
54.27"
(1,378.46mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
89.20"
(2,265.68mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1969 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
109.52"
(2,781.81mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
139.26"
(3,537.20mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/