Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1972
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1905
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1972
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904, 1964
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1969 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Ties: 2009
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1985
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
10.71"
(272.03mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1964 1925, 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Ties: 1918, 1976
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Ties: 1945
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
28.00"
(711.20mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1907
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
57.51"
(1,460.75mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
69.21"
(1,757.93mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/