Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1919 1974
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2015
Ties: 2007
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1941
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1905
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1919 1972
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1905
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1905
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
17.40"
(441.96mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1905
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 2013
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 2003
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1942
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1919 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1907
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
60.79"
(1,544.07mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.78"
(70.62mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1904
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1986
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
76.30"
(1,938.02mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/