Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1927
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1962
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1963
Jul–Aug 1927
2-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1926 1900
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1921
Jun–Aug 1927
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1926 1900
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
May–Aug 1927
4-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1921
Ties: 1982
Apr–Aug 1927
5-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1999
Ties: 1925
Mar–Aug 1927
6-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Feb–Aug 1927
7-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Jan–Aug 1927
8-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Dec 1926–Aug 1927
9-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Nov 1926–Aug 1927
10-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Oct 1926–Aug 1927
11-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Sep 1926–Aug 1927
12-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Mar 1926–Aug 1927
18-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Sep 1925–Aug 1927
24-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1942
Sep 1924–Aug 1927
36-Month
44.44"
(1,128.78mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1907
Sep 1923–Aug 1927
48-Month
57.91"
(1,470.91mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1926 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1986
Sep 1922–Aug 1927
60-Month
72.28"
(1,835.91mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 2004
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/