Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1934 1974
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1906, 1943
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Ties: 1961
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Ties: 1971
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1905
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1905
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1905
Ties: 1929
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Ties: 2010
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1941
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1905
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1942
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 2003
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1942
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-5.23"
(-132.85mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1907
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1986
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
67.42"
(1,712.47mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1905 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/