Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1909
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1929
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1976 1971
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1971
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
-6.04"
(-153.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
19.35"
(491.49mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
37.55"
(953.77mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
54.46"
(1,383.28mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
81.03"
(2,058.16mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1993
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
112.10"
(2,847.34mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
146.81"
(3,728.97mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
11.29"
(286.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/