Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1978 1916
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1903
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1996
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 2009
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1992
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
8.63"
(219.20mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1992
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
9.19"
(233.43mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Ties: 1906
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
12.16"
(308.86mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Ties: 1947
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1992
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
16.86"
(428.24mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
19.70"
(500.38mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
23.08"
(586.23mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
25.47"
(646.94mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1992
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
35.42"
(899.67mm)
39.36"
(999.74mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1920
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
49.66"
(1,261.36mm)
54.32"
(1,379.73mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2017
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
82.28"
(2,089.91mm)
81.49"
(2,069.85mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
107.20"
(2,722.88mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
139.83"
(3,551.68mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/