Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 2011
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
13.24"
(336.30mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
14.90"
(378.46mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
21.57"
(547.88mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
36.59"
(929.39mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 2011
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1941
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
27.06"
(687.32mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 2011
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2007
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
61.50"
(1,562.10mm)
42.04"
(1,067.82mm)
19.46"
(494.28mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
74.66"
(1,896.36mm)
54.26"
(1,378.20mm)
20.40"
(518.16mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
99.93"
(2,538.22mm)
81.37"
(2,066.80mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
121.21"
(3,078.73mm)
108.48"
(2,755.39mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2017
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
146.90"
(3,731.26mm)
135.52"
(3,442.21mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/