Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1970
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1966 2003
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1914
Jun–Jul 1970
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1966 1980
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1921
Ties: 1908, 1973, 2013
May–Jul 1970
3-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1931
Apr–Jul 1970
4-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1914
Mar–Jul 1970
5-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 2004
Feb–Jul 1970
6-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Jul 1970
7-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Ties: 1904
Dec 1969–Jul 1970
8-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Nov 1969–Jul 1970
9-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Oct 1969–Jul 1970
10-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Sep 1969–Jul 1970
11-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1941
Aug 1969–Jul 1970
12-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Ties: 2010
Feb 1969–Jul 1970
18-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1942
Aug 1968–Jul 1970
24-Month
28.56"
(725.42mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2003
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1942
Aug 1967–Jul 1970
36-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1907
Aug 1966–Jul 1970
48-Month
57.53"
(1,461.26mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986
Aug 1965–Jul 1970
60-Month
71.67"
(1,820.42mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/