Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917, 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1965
Ties: 1934
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1958 1903
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1978
Ties: 1979, 2012
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 2005
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 1933, 1938
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1990
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 2018
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
59.71"
(1,516.63mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
68.18"
(1,731.77mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/