Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1985 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1947
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 2000
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2017
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
25.01"
(635.25mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 2011
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2007
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
53.17"
(1,350.52mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
67.19"
(1,706.63mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
12.93"
(328.43mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
98.10"
(2,491.74mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
16.73"
(424.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2017
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
11.29"
(286.77mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
145.91"
(3,706.11mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
10.39"
(263.90mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/