Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1926 1962
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1963
Ties: 1952
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1926 2020
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1921
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1926 2020
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1921
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1926 2020
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1921
Ties: 2008
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1924 2020
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1999
Ties: 1998
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1924 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Ties: 1946
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Ties: 1903, 1942, 2016
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1924 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1924 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
45.89"
(1,165.61mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1907
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
58.72"
(1,491.49mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1986
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
72.19"
(1,833.63mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 2004
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/