Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 2000
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1997 2000
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1994 2011
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
-5.84"
(-148.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 2011
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1984 2011
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2011
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
24.62"
(625.35mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1996 2011
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2007
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
1.67"
(42.41mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1932
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
58.30"
(1,480.82mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
81.21"
(2,062.73mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
113.11"
(2,872.99mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
138.13"
(3,508.50mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/