Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1918
1-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1917 1919, 1928
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Dec 1917–Jan 1918
2-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1913 1904
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1993
Ties: 1919, 1972
Nov 1917–Jan 1918
3-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1913 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1979
Ties: 1951
Oct 1917–Jan 1918
4-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1979
Sep 1917–Jan 1918
5-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2005
Aug 1917–Jan 1918
6-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-2.33"
(-59.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1973
Ties: 1976
Jul 1917–Jan 1918
7-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1985
Jun 1917–Jan 1918
8-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1985
May 1917–Jan 1918
9-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Apr 1917–Jan 1918
10-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Ties: 1964
Mar 1917–Jan 1918
11-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
13.54"
(343.92mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Feb 1917–Jan 1918
12-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Aug 1916–Jan 1918
18-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
21.93"
(557.02mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1905 2003
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Feb 1916–Jan 1918
24-Month
26.78"
(680.21mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1905 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1907
Feb 1915–Jan 1918
36-Month
45.11"
(1,145.79mm)
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1913 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1908
Feb 1914–Jan 1918
48-Month
62.75"
(1,593.85mm)
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1987
Feb 1913–Jan 1918
60-Month
77.66"
(1,972.56mm)
72.47"
(1,840.74mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/