Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1903
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1900 1962
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1963
Jul–Aug 1903
2-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1900 1900
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1921
Jun–Aug 1903
3-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1902 1900
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1921
May–Aug 1903
4-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1921
Apr–Aug 1903
5-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1999
Ties: 1937
Mar–Aug 1903
6-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Feb–Aug 1903
7-Month
8.70"
(220.98mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1941
Jan–Aug 1903
8-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1941
Ties: 1928, 1942, 2016
Dec 1902–Aug 1903
9-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Nov 1902–Aug 1903
10-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 1944
Oct 1902–Aug 1903
11-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Ties: 1970
Sep 1902–Aug 1903
12-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1941
Mar 1902–Aug 1903
18-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1942
Sep 1901–Aug 1903
24-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1942
Sep 1900–Aug 1903
36-Month
37.32"
(947.93mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1907
Sep 1899–Aug 1903
48-Month
48.96"
(1,243.58mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-9.09"
(-230.89mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1986
Sep 1898–Aug 1903
60-Month
60.25"
(1,530.35mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-12.28"
(-311.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2004
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/