Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1919
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
6.84"
(173.74mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
8.11"
(206.00mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
33.28"
(845.31mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
9.84"
(249.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
36.16"
(918.46mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
55.89"
(1,419.61mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
64.22"
(1,631.19mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
10.01"
(254.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
89.03"
(2,261.36mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Nov 1969–Oct 1973
48-Month
116.06"
(2,947.92mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-Month
146.03"
(3,709.16mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/