Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1968 1952
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1952
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1919
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1919
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1919
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1965 2011
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
27.03"
(686.56mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
44.15"
(1,121.41mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
57.00"
(1,447.80mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
88.84"
(2,256.54mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
7.46"
(189.49mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
112.04"
(2,845.82mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
141.75"
(3,600.45mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/