Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1954
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1953 1974
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1986, 2005
Apr–May 1954
2-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1941
Mar–May 1954
3-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Ties: 1984
Feb–May 1954
4-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Jan–May 1954
5-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1953 1972
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Dec 1953–May 1954
6-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Ties: 1913
Nov 1953–May 1954
7-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1941
Ties: 1961
Oct 1953–May 1954
8-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1953–May 1954
9-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1941
Aug 1953–May 1954
10-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1941
Jul 1953–May 1954
11-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jun 1953–May 1954
12-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1905
Dec 1952–May 1954
18-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 2013
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Jun 1952–May 1954
24-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-6.26"
(-159.00mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2003
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Jun 1951–May 1954
36-Month
38.35"
(974.09mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1907
Jun 1950–May 1954
48-Month
50.29"
(1,277.37mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-7.72"
(-196.08mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1986
Jun 1949–May 1954
60-Month
62.80"
(1,595.12mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-9.68"
(-245.87mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/