Climate at a Glance

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1933, 1978
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1974, 2018
Ties: 2010
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1919
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1919
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1919
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 2011
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
18.70"
(474.98mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1963 2011
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 2011
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Ties: 1964
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
-3.24"
(-82.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1941
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
55.29"
(1,404.37mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
86.00"
(2,184.40mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
117.46"
(2,983.48mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
8.96"
(227.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
141.66"
(3,598.16mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/