Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1970 1904, 1964
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Ties: 1965
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2005
Ties: 1912
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2005
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2005
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1985
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925, 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1942
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
Ties: 1994
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
26.31"
(668.27mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1942
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
54.97"
(1,396.24mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1987
Ties: 1991
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
70.53"
(1,791.46mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Ties: 1925

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/