July 2011 Warmest on Record for Texas

July 2011 Temperature

Texas recorded its warmest July since 1895.  The previous record was set in 1998.


July 2011 - Statewide Temperature


July 2011 - Temperature Departure from Normal

For the nation as a whole, it was the 4th warmest July on record.


Year-to-Date Precipitation

January to July 2011 ranks as the driest on record for Texas.
The statewide average of 6.53" shatters the previous record of 9.52" from 1956.


January-July 2011 - Statewide Precipitation



Despite Tropical Storm Hermine last September, the 12-month period (August 2010 - July 2011)
is the driest on record for Texas, eclipsing the previous record from 1924-1925.




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