Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1897
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1896 1953, 1956
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Aug–Sep 1897
2-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Jul–Sep 1897
3-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2013
Jun–Sep 1897
4-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
May–Sep 1897
5-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1909
Apr–Sep 1897
6-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 2004
Mar–Sep 1897
7-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Feb–Sep 1897
8-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
1.28"
(32.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jan–Sep 1897
9-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Dec 1896–Sep 1897
10-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Nov 1896–Sep 1897
11-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1896–Sep 1897
12-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1958
Apr 1896–Sep 1897
18-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 2021
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1895–Sep 1897
24-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/