Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1928
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1919 1919, 1928
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1916
Ties: 1919
Dec 1927–Jan 1928
2-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1926 1904
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Nov 1927–Jan 1928
3-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1979
Oct 1927–Jan 1928
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1918 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1979
Sep 1927–Jan 1928
5-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2005
Aug 1927–Jan 1928
6-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1973
Jul 1927–Jan 1928
7-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1985
Jun 1927–Jan 1928
8-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1985
May 1927–Jan 1928
9-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1942
Apr 1927–Jan 1928
10-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Mar 1927–Jan 1928
11-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
13.54"
(343.92mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Feb 1927–Jan 1928
12-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1942
Aug 1926–Jan 1928
18-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
21.93"
(557.02mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Feb 1926–Jan 1928
24-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1907
Feb 1925–Jan 1928
36-Month
45.63"
(1,159.00mm)
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1908
Feb 1924–Jan 1928
48-Month
56.29"
(1,429.77mm)
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1926 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1987
Feb 1923–Jan 1928
60-Month
73.53"
(1,867.66mm)
72.47"
(1,840.74mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/