Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2018
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974, 2018
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1919
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1919
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
6.57"
(166.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1919
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1985 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
48.74"
(1,238.00mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
62.17"
(1,579.12mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
7.96"
(202.19mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
86.37"
(2,193.80mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1997
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
114.88"
(2,917.95mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
137.43"
(3,490.72mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/