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Some better shower and thunderstorm chances will move into the region on Tuesday, with the highest chances across parts of Central Texas. Locally heavy rainfall will be possible, but widespread flash flood is not anticipated. Chances will decrease the farther north and west you go across our region. High temperatures will be in the mid and upper 80s.
Shower and storm chances will continue on Wednesday, with the highest values east of I-35/35E. Once again, locally heavy rainfall will be possible with any stronger storms. High temperatures will be in the low to uppe r80s on Wednesday.

 
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Thornton (Limestone County)

31º 23' N 96º 34' W

475 ft

30 Year Precipitation Normals (1981-2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
2.76 2.83 3.58 2.84 4.57 3.93 2.27 2.49 2.56 4.24 3.35 3.42 38.84
Monthly Precipitation
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
2018 0.51                        
2017 4.56 3.23 3.18 9.81 6.31 0.66 2.36     1.41 1.14    
2016 0.83 1.32 5.97 6.84 6.98 3.88 0.23 7.15 1.25 0.19 3.01 2.36 40.01
2015 5.45 0.80 6.66 9.05 11.69 3.24 0.00 0.01 0.10 8.60 5.70 9.36 60.66
2014 0.28 0.89 0.87 1.44 6.29 3.71 2.70 1.24 1.92 2.84 5.41 1.95 29.54
2013 5.14 3.48 1.36 1.18 2.37  1.13 3.54 0.67 6.66 15.15 4.61 2.22 47.51
2012 4.34 3.96 7.77 0.89 3.45 1.66 1.94 1.55 8.74 1.27 0.18 1.34 37.09
2011 5.29 1.26 0.69 1.87 3.70 2.47 0.04 0.30 2.33 0.59 2.69 7.43 28.66
2010 3.31 4.48 3.89 2.25 1.42 6.27 5.98 0.09 4.39 1.63 1.20 1.17 36.08
2009 1.01 1.41 4.71 10.42 1.12 0.05 2.72 1.60 7.18 1.84 2.87 1.82 36.75
2008 0.31 2.82 4.51 1.59 4.47 0.00 0.28 11.27 1.36 1.02 1.13 1.20 30.55
2007 8.87 0.29 9.33 3.19 13.39 8.03 9.85 0.32 0.89 0.95 M 1.87 NA
2006 2.77 2.47 5.07 2.67 5.55 2.52 1.30 0.00 3.88 6.22 0.63 3.94 37.02
2005 3.17 3.04 1.67 0.60 3.85 0.32 1.15 6.80 0.25 0.34 0.95 0.21 22.35
2004 2.33 3.97 2.21 5.05 1.60 11.96 1.38 4.53 4.64 4.93 8.83 1.40 52.83
2003 0.99 5.41 1.34 0.65 1.81 5.11 0.95 1.22 4.22 4.62 1.48 1.66 29.46
2002 0.95 2.08 1.48 2.01 3.51 3.59 6.21 0.19 1.69 8.49 3.02 5.55 38.77
2001 5.26 2.54 5.20 0.47 2.98 5.22 0.08 5.60 1.87 4.97 4.52 6.55 45.26
2000 3.12 1.58 3.86 3.13 6.41 5.92 0.00 0.20 2.11 5.47 9.47 4.45 45.72
1999 4.00 0.10 2.68 1.52 3.84 3.34 9.51 0.26 0.87 2.01 0.42 1.87 30.42
1998 7.60 5.21 2.57 1.59 0.15 1.13 1.19 4.35 5.81 11.93 4.83 3.95 50.31
1997 2.52 7.59 4.13 8.19 3.96 4.68 0.41 3.26 0.66 3.12 4.41 6.30 49.23
1996 0.59 0.14 1.73 2.52 1.35 2.46 1.93 7.59 2.93 1.06 3.39 2.33 28.02
1995 4.15 2.07 3.21 2.82 4.21 1.77 3.44 4.19 4.25 0.56 1.41 1.35 33.43
1994 1.14 5.88 1.45 2.01 8.10 5.88 0.03 3.97 1.17 4.26 2.06 8.02 43.97
1993 3.13 1.81 7.34 4.67 6.62 5.58 0.00 0.06 2.30 3.73 2.07 1.94 39.25
1992 4.62 5.37 3.78 1.16 6.68 3.46 1.50 1.86 2.92 0.99 4.25 4.21 40.80
1991 7.01 3.92 2.18 3.39 5.65 2.76 1.98 2.80 2.90 3.74 1.77 10.92 49.02
1990 2.15 1.94 8.88 4.54 3.48 0.50 1.32 0.39 5.48 4.68 4.40 2.63 40.39
1989 1.35 2.80 2.45 2.00 8.81 6.41 2.63 1.57 1.82 1.71 0.93 0.25 32.73
1988 0.88 1.51 3.99 1.33 M M 1.54 0.97 0.92 1.31 1.86 4.04 NA
1987 1.35 3.30 3.18 0.60 3.15 3.65 2.43 0.00 1.50 1.12 3.23 5.07 28.58
1986 0.50 2.27 0.10 4.24 7.49 4.87 0.20 2.30 2.63 6.73 5.96 6.20 43.49
1985 M M 4.07 2.70 1.58 2.90 0.73 0.20 2.20 7.90 9.15 1.55 NA
1984 1.36 0.87 3.72 1.30 2.74 3.63 3.65 2.75 1.39 9.52 2.85 2.67 36.45
1983 M 3.86 2.80 0.21 9.89 1.65 2.22 4.20 2.15 3.17 3.37 4.28 NA
1982 0.87 M 2.53 3.18 4.90 3.07 2.62 0.50 0.93 4.51 4.46 5.49 NA
1981 2.68 2.48 3.43 2.38 6.83 9.62 0.80 1.60 1.85 7.87 1.66 0.60 41.80
1980 2.23 1.61 2.39 2.86 5.15 0.23 0.24 0.04 1.90 2.32 2.33 1.33 22.63
1979 2.51 3.31 8.00 5.81 12.89 2.24 3.23 3.64 3.12 2.93 2.21 3.83 53.72
1978 3.06 2.92 0.87 0.93 4.31 1.49 0.92 1.21 2.26 3.56 6.92 1.55 30.00
1977 1.75 3.37 3.85 5.96 2.10 3.24 0.00 0.00 4.49 1.10 2.72 0.49 29.07
1976 0.25 0.89 2.99 10.28 8.80 2.22 5.54 0.00 6.59 6.99 1.31 4.84 50.70
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
1975 1.14 3.60 1.48 3.99 7.88 3.07 1.80 2.83 4.72 3.32 1.14 2.10 37.07
1974 3.25 0.93 1.69 2.62 3.22 0.37 3.14 3.77 6.22 3.92 8.18 2.37 39.68
1973 4.98 1.70 7.24 7.98 7.19 7.89 4.32 0.02 4.43 10.49 2.82 2.50 61.56
1972 3.22 0.12 1.16 2.42 0.94 0.58 5.97 2.74 1.91 6.07 2.23 2.07 29.43
1971 0.06 3.45 0.15 2.10 4.73 0.80 5.79 1.93 2.26 4.07 4.89 5.32 35.55
1970 1.13 4.55 3.04 3.43 1.19 0.70 0.55 0.86 8.08 4.44 0.60 0.94 29.51
1969 2.50 2.60 5.21 9.25 2.24 0.47 1.25 0.75 1.19 7.21 2.22 5.97 40.86
1968 6.54 2.23 2.68 3.59 9.12 7.48 0.95 0.60 3.23 1.50 5.74 2.60 46.26
1967 0.26 0.86 1.11 3.02 5.14 0.00 0.92 1.73 6.90 4.43 3.60 3.62 31.59
1966 2.15 2.94 2.51 11.16 2.01 1.94 0.35 9.69 8.44 0.51 0.22 2.63 44.55
1965 7.66 4.92 3.93 3.98 14.74 1.01 0.31 2.40 3.37 1.44 4.66 3.36 51.78
1964 3.34 2.15 2.91 4.48 2.38 0.75 0.54 7.17 3.10 1.30 2.16 0.64 30.92
1963 0.48 2.06 0.53 2.46 M 1.85 2.29 1.58 1.51 0.70 3.51 1.37 NA
1962 2.25 1.29 0.68 5.61 1.37 3.84 0.77 0.70 2.23 4.78 1.47 1.86 26.85
1961 5.22 3.78 1.72 0.95 1.01 6.08 4.70 0.25 6.37 2.71 0.80 3.08 36.67
1960 2.22 1.99 1.05 2.86 0.42 3.71 1.14 1.81 0.19 11.86 3.61 7.72 38.58
1959 0.32 3.47 1.19 4.95 6.91 9.09 3.82 3.04 3.26 5.30 2.55 4.96 48.86
1958 1.72 3.35 1.40 3.21 1.71 2.46 0.00 7.71 4.81 3.32 1.08 1.45 32.22
1957 1.96 3.73 4.91 10.23 8.77 5.05 0.32 2.30 3.47 10.64 3.93 1.10 56.41
1956 3.01 2.24 0.00 3.93 3.65 1.81 0.00 1.71 1.22 0.45 3.08 1.32 22.42
1955 2.80 3.45 1.88 4.28 3.99 3.23 2.00 2.12 0.00 2.25 0.60 1.27 27.87
1954 1.56 0.00 0.70 2.21 3.63 0.00 1.37 0.52 0.64 4.32 3.51 2.16 20.62
1953 0.83 1.55 3.31 3.80 6.76 0.73 3.19 0.80 1.53 4.08 2.55 6.18 35.31
1952 1.87 4.87 3.68 2.87 5.25 0.50 1.17 0.00 0.30 0.00 6.91 5.87 33.29
1951 1.57 2.70 2.28 3.17 3.65 3.25 0.35 0.82 3.73 M 1.59 0.00 NA
1950 0.43 3.55 0.35 4.55 1.21 5.11 1.94 0.00 2.54 0.99 1.07 0.33 22.07
1949 5.17 1.81 2.85 3.70 1.62 4.17 0.82 0.98 0.00 5.05 0.18 4.50 30.85
1948 M M M 2.79 4.98 2.29 2.40 0.00 1.07 0.00 3.10 1.51 NA
1947   0.95 0.00 M M NA
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann


Location below

Map of the Thornton region

Map from tiger.census.gov