Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1957
1-Month
0.52"
(13.21mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917, 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1965
Ties: 1954
Nov–Dec 1957
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1903
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Ties: 1898
Oct–Dec 1957
3-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1972
Sep–Dec 1957
4-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Aug–Dec 1957
5-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Jul–Dec 1957
6-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Ties: 1916
Jun–Dec 1957
7-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
May–Dec 1957
8-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Apr–Dec 1957
9-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Dec 1957
10-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb–Dec 1957
11-Month
16.39"
(416.31mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jan–Dec 1957
12-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Jul 1956–Dec 1957
18-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Jan 1956–Dec 1957
24-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jan 1955–Dec 1957
36-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-4.48"
(-113.80mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1907
Jan 1954–Dec 1957
48-Month
51.21"
(1,300.73mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1986
Jan 1953–Dec 1957
60-Month
62.29"
(1,582.17mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-10.26"
(-260.60mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/