Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1974
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 1972
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
6.58"
(167.14mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1940 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1942
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1940 2003
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1942
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
46.54"
(1,182.12mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1907
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
60.85"
(1,545.59mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1986
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
76.43"
(1,941.32mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/