Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1962
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1963
Ties: 1960
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1900
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1900
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1999
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1941
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1941
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1941
Ties: 1971
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1941
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1941
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-4.33"
(-109.99mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-6.16"
(-156.47mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2003
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1907
Ties: 1972
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1986
Ties: 1949
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
67.48"
(1,713.99mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 2004
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/