Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1981
1-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1980 1952
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2018
Sep–Oct 1981
2-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
2.73"
(69.35mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1980 1952
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Aug–Oct 1981
3-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 1952
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1981
4-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1919
Jun–Oct 1981
5-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
6.09"
(154.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1919
May–Oct 1981
6-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1919
Apr–Oct 1981
7-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Oct 1981
8-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Feb–Oct 1981
9-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Jan–Oct 1981
10-Month
30.54"
(775.72mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Dec 1980–Oct 1981
11-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Nov 1980–Oct 1981
12-Month
33.72"
(856.49mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
May 1980–Oct 1981
18-Month
49.28"
(1,251.71mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
5.84"
(148.33mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1980 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Nov 1979–Oct 1981
24-Month
57.87"
(1,469.90mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1980 1918
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Nov 1978–Oct 1981
36-Month
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
8.93"
(226.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Nov 1977–Oct 1981
48-Month
114.06"
(2,897.12mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Nov 1976–Oct 1981
60-Month
137.67"
(3,496.82mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1980 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/