Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2000
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1994 2011
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Ties: 1898, 1982
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1994 2011
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1994 2011
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Ties: 1962
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1980 2011
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Ties: 1937
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2007
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
54.81"
(1,392.17mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1918
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
79.83"
(2,027.68mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1990 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
107.52"
(2,731.01mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
147.22"
(3,739.39mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
11.70"
(297.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

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