Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2017
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2017
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2007
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2007
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
18.65"
(473.71mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2007
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Ties: 2001
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2007
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
48.38"
(1,228.85mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
6.34"
(161.03mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
63.11"
(1,602.99mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
86.70"
(2,202.18mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
113.40"
(2,880.36mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/