Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1928
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1927 1974
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–May 1928
2-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Mar–May 1928
3-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Feb–May 1928
4-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1905
Jan–May 1928
5-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1927 1972
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1905
Dec 1927–May 1928
6-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1905
Ties: 1912
Nov 1927–May 1928
7-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Ties: 1975
Oct 1927–May 1928
8-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Sep 1927–May 1928
9-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Aug 1927–May 1928
10-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Jul 1927–May 1928
11-Month
14.54"
(369.32mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Jun 1927–May 1928
12-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1905
Dec 1926–May 1928
18-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1927 2013
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Jun 1926–May 1928
24-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Jun 1925–May 1928
36-Month
47.61"
(1,209.29mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1927 1904
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1907
Jun 1924–May 1928
48-Month
57.36"
(1,456.94mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1926 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Jun 1923–May 1928
60-Month
74.04"
(1,880.62mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/