Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1901
1-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 1962
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1963
Ties: 2007
Jul–Aug 1901
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1900 2020
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
Jun–Aug 1901
3-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1900 2020
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
May–Aug 1901
4-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1900 2020
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1921
Apr–Aug 1901
5-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1899 2020
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1999
Ties: 1966
Mar–Aug 1901
6-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–Aug 1901
7-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 1925
Jan–Aug 1901
8-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Dec 1900–Aug 1901
9-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 2011
Nov 1900–Aug 1901
10-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Oct 1900–Aug 1901
11-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 1913
Sep 1900–Aug 1901
12-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 1936
Mar 1900–Aug 1901
18-Month
20.57"
(522.48mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Sep 1899–Aug 1901
24-Month
25.14"
(638.56mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1900 2003
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1942
Sep 1898–Aug 1901
36-Month
36.43"
(925.32mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-7.15"
(-181.61mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1907
Sep 1897–Aug 1901
48-Month
52.46"
(1,332.48mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1986
Sep 1896–Aug 1901
60-Month
68.97"
(1,751.84mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1900 2004
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/