Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1965 1962
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1963
Ties: 2016
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1900
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1953
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1964 1900
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1921
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1921
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1999
Ties: 1901
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
24.50"
(622.30mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1965 2003
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
42.42"
(1,077.47mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
55.64"
(1,413.26mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1956
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
69.01"
(1,752.85mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 2004
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/