Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1918
1-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1917 1962
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1963
Jul–Aug 1918
2-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1917 1900
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1921
Jun–Aug 1918
3-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1917 1900
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1921
May–Aug 1918
4-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1921
Apr–Aug 1918
5-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1999
Mar–Aug 1918
6-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1941
Feb–Aug 1918
7-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Jan–Aug 1918
8-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1941
Dec 1917–Aug 1918
9-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1941
Nov 1917–Aug 1918
10-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1941
Oct 1917–Aug 1918
11-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1910 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1941
Sep 1917–Aug 1918
12-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1941
Ties: 1976
Mar 1917–Aug 1918
18-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Sep 1916–Aug 1918
24-Month
26.88"
(682.75mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1904 2003
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1942
Ties: 1939
Sep 1915–Aug 1918
36-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1907
Sep 1914–Aug 1918
48-Month
60.29"
(1,531.37mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1986
Sep 1913–Aug 1918
60-Month
78.31"
(1,989.07mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1914 2004
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/