Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1909
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1932
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1992
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1992
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
25.19"
(639.83mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
26.67"
(677.42mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
Ties: 1968
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1920
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
57.28"
(1,454.91mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
80.41"
(2,042.41mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
110.23"
(2,799.84mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
140.23"
(3,561.84mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/