Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1917, 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1965
Ties: 1969
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
2.11"
(53.59mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1903
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1978
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1917
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1972
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Ties: 1979
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Ties: 1976
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Ties: 1975
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Ties: 1937
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1941
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Ties: 1922
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
38.24"
(971.30mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1907
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
53.77"
(1,365.76mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1986
Ties: 1945
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
66.80"
(1,696.72mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/