Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1927 1974
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2015
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Ties: 1930
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Ties: 2004
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1905
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1925 1972
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1905
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1905
Ties: 1936
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1941
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1905
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
19.29"
(489.97mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
43.34"
(1,100.84mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1907
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
60.75"
(1,543.05mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1986
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
70.50"
(1,790.70mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1987

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  • 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/