Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917, 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1965
Ties: 1905
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 1903
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1978
Ties: 1988
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1972
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 1942
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
18.87"
(479.30mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
42.19"
(1,071.63mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1907
Ties: 1925
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
55.50"
(1,409.70mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1986
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
70.51"
(1,790.95mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1956
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/