Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1980
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1909
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1932
Dec 1979–Jan 1980
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1971
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1992
Nov 1979–Jan 1980
3-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1992
Ties: 1899
Oct 1979–Jan 1980
4-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1898
Sep 1979–Jan 1980
5-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1979–Jan 1980
6-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1979–Jan 1980
7-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jun 1979–Jan 1980
8-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1920
May 1979–Jan 1980
9-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1920
Apr 1979–Jan 1980
10-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Mar 1979–Jan 1980
11-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Feb 1979–Jan 1980
12-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1920
Aug 1978–Jan 1980
18-Month
45.71"
(1,161.03mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
5.62"
(142.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1920
Feb 1978–Jan 1980
24-Month
56.70"
(1,440.18mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Feb 1977–Jan 1980
36-Month
79.40"
(2,016.76mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Feb 1976–Jan 1980
48-Month
111.16"
(2,823.46mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1980
60-Month
137.73"
(3,498.34mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/