Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1905
1-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1903 1974
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2015
Apr–May 1905
2-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar–May 1905
3-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Feb–May 1905
4-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Jan–May 1905
5-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1904 1972
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Dec 1904–May 1905
6-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Nov 1904–May 1905
7-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1904–May 1905
8-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1904–May 1905
9-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Aug 1904–May 1905
10-Month
17.25"
(438.15mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jul 1904–May 1905
11-Month
18.92"
(480.57mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jun 1904–May 1905
12-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Dec 1903–May 1905
18-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1904 2013
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1903–May 1905
24-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2003
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1942
Jun 1902–May 1905
36-Month
43.63"
(1,108.20mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1907
Jun 1901–May 1905
48-Month
54.06"
(1,373.12mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1986
Ties: 1962
Jun 1900–May 1905
60-Month
66.44"
(1,687.58mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-6.04"
(-153.41mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/