Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1929
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1928 1962
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1963
Jul–Aug 1929
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1928 2020
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
Jun–Aug 1929
3-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1928 2020
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1921
May–Aug 1929
4-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1928 2020
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1921
Ties: 1923
Apr–Aug 1929
5-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1928 2020
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1999
Mar–Aug 1929
6-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1941
Feb–Aug 1929
7-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Jan–Aug 1929
8-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Dec 1928–Aug 1929
9-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Nov 1928–Aug 1929
10-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Ties: 1897
Oct 1928–Aug 1929
11-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Sep 1928–Aug 1929
12-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1941
Mar 1928–Aug 1929
18-Month
22.51"
(571.75mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Sep 1927–Aug 1929
24-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1926 2003
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1942
Sep 1926–Aug 1929
36-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1907
Sep 1925–Aug 1929
48-Month
60.57"
(1,538.48mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1986
Sep 1924–Aug 1929
60-Month
73.40"
(1,864.36mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1928 2004
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/