Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1996 1909
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1924
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1996 1971
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Ties: 1981
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1971
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
18.54"
(470.92mm)
15.27"
(387.86mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
18.10"
(459.74mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1920
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
21.48"
(545.59mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1920
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
23.87"
(606.30mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1920
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
25.54"
(648.72mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1920
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
27.14"
(689.36mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1990 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1920
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
36.46"
(926.08mm)
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
-3.63"
(-92.21mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1990 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1920
Ties: 1898
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
51.91"
(1,318.51mm)
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1990 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1985
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
81.35"
(2,066.29mm)
81.48"
(2,069.59mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1993
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
108.04"
(2,744.22mm)
108.52"
(2,756.41mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
140.65"
(3,572.51mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/