Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1978 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1952
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1908
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1952
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1919
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1919
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1919
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
29.28"
(743.71mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
5.41"
(137.42mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 2011
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
56.19"
(1,427.23mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
79.80"
(2,026.92mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
109.59"
(2,783.59mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Nov 1974–Oct 1979
60-Month
138.54"
(3,518.92mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/