Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1968 1974
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1921, 1994
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1968 1972
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Ties: 1982
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Ties: 2011
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Ties: 1960
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1905
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1967 2021
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 2021
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1907
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
58.19"
(1,478.03mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
72.13"
(1,832.10mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Ties: 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/