Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974
Ties: 2016
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1919
Ties: 1987
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
13.81"
(350.77mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2007
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
16.17"
(410.72mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1941
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2007
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
23.55"
(598.17mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
28.80"
(731.52mm)
27.02"
(686.31mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
47.18"
(1,198.37mm)
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
52.41"
(1,331.21mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
80.85"
(2,053.59mm)
81.34"
(2,066.04mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
108.10"
(2,745.74mm)
108.45"
(2,754.63mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
140.75"
(3,575.05mm)
135.50"
(3,441.70mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/