Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1922 1974
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2015
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Ties: 1958, 1977, 2001
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Ties: 1990
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1905
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1921 1972
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1905
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1905
Ties: 1939
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-1.37"
(-34.79mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1941
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1905
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1918 2013
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1919 2003
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1907
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
60.63"
(1,540.00mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1921 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1986
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
76.31"
(1,938.27mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1922 1957
30th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/