Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1974
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1903
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1967 1972
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Ties: 1987
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Ties: 1986
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
16.11"
(409.19mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
28.84"
(732.54mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1942
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
44.32"
(1,125.73mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1907
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
58.26"
(1,479.80mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1986
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
71.34"
(1,812.04mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/