Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, September 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1978
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2018
Aug–Sep 1978
2-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Jul–Sep 1978
3-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2000
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1974
Jun–Sep 1978
4-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1919
May–Sep 1978
5-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
13.81"
(350.77mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Apr–Sep 1978
6-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
16.17"
(410.72mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Mar–Sep 1978
7-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Feb–Sep 1978
8-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Jan–Sep 1978
9-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
20.92"
(531.37mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
Dec 1977–Sep 1978
10-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Nov 1977–Sep 1978
11-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Ties: 1912
Oct 1977–Sep 1978
12-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
27.02"
(686.31mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Apr 1977–Sep 1978
18-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Oct 1976–Sep 1978
24-Month
50.41"
(1,280.41mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Oct 1975–Sep 1978
36-Month
77.58"
(1,970.53mm)
81.34"
(2,066.04mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Oct 1974–Sep 1978
48-Month
108.92"
(2,766.57mm)
108.45"
(2,754.63mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Oct 1973–Sep 1978
60-Month
139.20"
(3,535.68mm)
135.50"
(3,441.70mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/