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Links to Historical Weather Information

Have you ever been curious what weather happened on a certain day of history? When did Hurricane Ike make landfall? This is your one stop shop for weather history across Southeast Texas.

Daily temperature and record data is also available for many sites across southeast Texas. We also have average temperatures available. This is all available via the Climate Data page.

Do you remember the Flash Flood event of 1998? You can go access our Weather Events page to read up on these events and more.

Want an interesting Texas weather fact for every day of the year? Use our Daily Weather History page to view historical weather information for a day or a month.

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Weather History for August 28

A strong hurricane made landfall near Matagorda on this date in 1945. There were three deaths associated with the hurricane and winds gusted to 120 mph. This storm was a prolific rain maker. Danevang recorded 19.29 inches of rain, Anahuac recorded 15.87 inches of rain and Waller received 16.40 inches of rain. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.