Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1964 1974
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1964 1972
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1905
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1897, 1919
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Ties: 1935
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
13.21"
(335.53mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Ties: 2011
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1905
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
18.38"
(466.85mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1964 2013
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1964 2003
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
38.34"
(973.84mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1907
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
53.43"
(1,357.12mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1986
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
65.85"
(1,672.59mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-6.63"
(-168.40mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1963 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1987
Ties: 1953

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/