Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, October 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1997
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1952
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Sep–Oct 1997
2-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Aug–Oct 1997
3-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1974, 2018
Ties: 1944
Jul–Oct 1997
4-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
10.11"
(256.79mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1993 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1919
Jun–Oct 1997
5-Month
13.66"
(346.96mm)
12.97"
(329.44mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1919
May–Oct 1997
6-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1993 2011
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1919
Apr–Oct 1997
7-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
18.70"
(474.98mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Mar–Oct 1997
8-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Feb–Oct 1997
9-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Jan–Oct 1997
10-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1941
Dec 1996–Oct 1997
11-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
5.38"
(136.66mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Nov 1996–Oct 1997
12-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
27.03"
(686.56mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
May 1996–Oct 1997
18-Month
51.14"
(1,298.96mm)
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Nov 1995–Oct 1997
24-Month
57.21"
(1,453.13mm)
54.21"
(1,376.93mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1942
Nov 1994–Oct 1997
36-Month
86.37"
(2,193.80mm)
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1986
Nov 1993–Oct 1997
48-Month
113.83"
(2,891.28mm)
108.50"
(2,755.90mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018
Nov 1992–Oct 1997
60-Month
143.83"
(3,653.28mm)
135.53"
(3,442.46mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018

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/