Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1943 1989
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Ties: 1898, 2019
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 1972
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Ties: 1911
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Ties: 1899
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
Jun 1945–Apr 1946
11-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1905
May 1945–Apr 1946
12-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Ties: 1990
Nov 1944–Apr 1946
18-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 2013
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
May 1944–Apr 1946
24-Month
25.05"
(636.27mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1935 2003
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
May 1943–Apr 1946
36-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1907
May 1942–Apr 1946
48-Month
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
May 1941–Apr 1946
60-Month
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
72.49"
(1,841.25mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1940 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/