Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1951
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1952
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1972
Sep–Oct 1951
2-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Aug–Oct 1951
3-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Jul–Oct 1951
4-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 1933
Jun–Oct 1951
5-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 2007
May–Oct 1951
6-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Apr–Oct 1951
7-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Mar–Oct 1951
8-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Feb–Oct 1951
9-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jan–Oct 1951
10-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 2020
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Dec 1950–Oct 1951
11-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Nov 1950–Oct 1951
12-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
May 1950–Oct 1951
18-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1941
Nov 1949–Oct 1951
24-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1942
Nov 1948–Oct 1951
36-Month
39.22"
(996.19mm)
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1907
Nov 1947–Oct 1951
48-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986
Nov 1946–Oct 1951
60-Month
66.07"
(1,678.18mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-6.48"
(-164.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1986, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/