Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1945
1-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1944 1962
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1963
Ties: 1971
Jul–Aug 1945
2-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1944 2020
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1921
Jun–Aug 1945
3-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2020
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1921
Ties: 2010
May–Aug 1945
4-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1944 2020
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1921
Ties: 1972
Apr–Aug 1945
5-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2020
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999
Mar–Aug 1945
6-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Aug 1945
7-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Ties: 2017
Jan–Aug 1945
8-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Dec 1944–Aug 1945
9-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Nov 1944–Aug 1945
10-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1944–Aug 1945
11-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1937
Sep 1944–Aug 1945
12-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1935
Mar 1944–Aug 1945
18-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1943–Aug 1945
24-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2003
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Sep 1942–Aug 1945
36-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1907
Sep 1941–Aug 1945
48-Month
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Sep 1940–Aug 1945
60-Month
80.57"
(2,046.48mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1944 2004
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/