Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1973
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2003
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1914
Ties: 2018
Jun–Jul 1973
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1980
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1921
Ties: 1908, 1970, 2013
May–Jul 1973
3-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1929
Apr–Jul 1973
4-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1914
Ties: 1990
Mar–Jul 1973
5-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Feb–Jul 1973
6-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Jan–Jul 1973
7-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1905
Dec 1972–Jul 1973
8-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Ties: 1911
Nov 1972–Jul 1973
9-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Oct 1972–Jul 1973
10-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Sep 1972–Jul 1973
11-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
5.04"
(128.01mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Aug 1972–Jul 1973
12-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Feb 1972–Jul 1973
18-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Aug 1971–Jul 1973
24-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2003
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Aug 1970–Jul 1973
36-Month
44.43"
(1,128.52mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Aug 1969–Jul 1973
48-Month
58.52"
(1,486.41mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Aug 1968–Jul 1973
60-Month
72.99"
(1,853.95mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1904
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/