Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1906 1974
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1983
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Ties: 1940
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1905
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1904 1972
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1905
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1905
Ties: 1903
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Ties: 1966
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Ties: 1939
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1941
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
14.85"
(377.19mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1905
Ties: 1944, 2001
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1904 2013
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1905 2003
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1942
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
49.00"
(1,244.60mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1906 1904
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1907
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
69.13"
(1,755.90mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1907 1904
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
79.76"
(2,025.90mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1907 1957
11th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/