Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1906
1-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1903 1974
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2015
Ties: 1936, 1943
Apr–May 1906
2-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Mar–May 1906
3-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Feb–May 1906
4-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Jan–May 1906
5-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
1.93"
(49.03mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1904 1972
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Dec 1905–May 1906
6-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Ties: 2015
Nov 1905–May 1906
7-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Oct 1905–May 1906
8-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Sep 1905–May 1906
9-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Aug 1905–May 1906
10-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Ties: 2019
Jul 1905–May 1906
11-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1941
Jun 1905–May 1906
12-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Dec 1904–May 1906
18-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1904–May 1906
24-Month
36.77"
(933.96mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1905 2003
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Jun 1903–May 1906
36-Month
47.40"
(1,203.96mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1905 1904
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Jun 1902–May 1906
48-Month
60.27"
(1,530.86mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1905 1904
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986
Jun 1901–May 1906
60-Month
70.70"
(1,795.78mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1905 1957
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/