Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1930 1917, 1976
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Ties: 1989
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1929 1903
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Ties: 1912
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1972
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1917 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 1953
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
52.20"
(1,325.88mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1986
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
66.67"
(1,693.42mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/