Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1971
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 2004
Sep–Oct 1971
2-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1936
Aug–Oct 1971
3-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1971
4-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1919
Jun–Oct 1971
5-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
May–Oct 1971
6-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
Ties: 1914
Apr–Oct 1971
7-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar–Oct 1971
8-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Feb–Oct 1971
9-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Oct 1971
10-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Dec 1970–Oct 1971
11-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Nov 1970–Oct 1971
12-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 2011
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
May 1970–Oct 1971
18-Month
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Nov 1969–Oct 1971
24-Month
51.84"
(1,316.74mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Nov 1968–Oct 1971
36-Month
81.81"
(2,077.97mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Nov 1967–Oct 1971
48-Month
113.65"
(2,886.71mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Nov 1966–Oct 1971
60-Month
136.85"
(3,475.99mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/