Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1909
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1932
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1896, 1942, 2012
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1920
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1920
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1920
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
32.48"
(824.99mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
6.94"
(176.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1920
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
7.57"
(192.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1920
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
50.50"
(1,282.70mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
10.41"
(264.41mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1920
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
62.73"
(1,593.34mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
91.99"
(2,336.55mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
10.51"
(266.96mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
115.12"
(2,924.05mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
144.94"
(3,681.48mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/