Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1909
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1975
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Ties: 1997
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1971
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1992
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1976 1918
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
35.37"
(898.40mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1965 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1920
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
54.08"
(1,373.63mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1979 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2017
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
80.58"
(2,046.73mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1980 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Ties: 1991
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
103.28"
(2,623.31mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
135.04"
(3,430.02mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/