Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1919 1962
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1963
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1900
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1921
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1917 1900
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1921
Ties: 1948
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1921
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Ties: 1952
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1941
Ties: 1897, 1986, 2017
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1941
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1941
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1941
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1919 2003
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1942
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1907
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
60.27"
(1,530.86mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1986
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
76.13"
(1,933.70mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1914 2004
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/