Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1962 1998
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1984 1998
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2011
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-5.14"
(-130.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2011
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1996
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-6.33"
(-160.79mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2011
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
14.06"
(357.12mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1971
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
16.58"
(421.13mm)
-8.03"
(-203.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2011
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-7.34"
(-186.44mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
21.89"
(556.01mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918, 2011
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
24.26"
(616.20mm)
-7.19"
(-182.62mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
20.04"
(509.02mm)
27.09"
(688.09mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1978 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
34.77"
(883.16mm)
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
-4.64"
(-117.85mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
50.09"
(1,272.29mm)
54.31"
(1,379.47mm)
-4.22"
(-107.18mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
76.36"
(1,939.54mm)
81.45"
(2,068.83mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
105.53"
(2,680.46mm)
108.56"
(2,757.42mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
146.77"
(3,727.96mm)
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/