Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1945
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1917, 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1965
Nov–Dec 1945
2-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1903
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1978
Ties: 1925
Oct–Dec 1945
3-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1939 1917
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1972
Sep–Dec 1945
4-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Aug–Dec 1945
5-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1933
Jul–Dec 1945
6-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Ties: 1958
Jun–Dec 1945
7-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1941
May–Dec 1945
8-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1941
Apr–Dec 1945
9-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Mar–Dec 1945
10-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Feb–Dec 1945
11-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 2018
Jan–Dec 1945
12-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Ties: 1904
Jul 1944–Dec 1945
18-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Jan 1944–Dec 1945
24-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1941
Jan 1943–Dec 1945
36-Month
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1907
Jan 1942–Dec 1945
48-Month
53.77"
(1,365.76mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Ties: 1952
Jan 1941–Dec 1945
60-Month
77.05"
(1,957.07mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1940 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/