Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1976
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1975 1962
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1963
Jul–Aug 1976
2-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1975 1900
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1921
Ties: 1926, 1975
Jun–Aug 1976
3-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1962 1900
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1921
May–Aug 1976
4-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1921
Apr–Aug 1976
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1999
Mar–Aug 1976
6-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Feb–Aug 1976
7-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Ties: 1953
Jan–Aug 1976
8-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Dec 1975–Aug 1976
9-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Nov 1975–Aug 1976
10-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Ties: 2013
Oct 1975–Aug 1976
11-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Sep 1975–Aug 1976
12-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Ties: 1918
Mar 1975–Aug 1976
18-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Sep 1974–Aug 1976
24-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1975 2003
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
Sep 1973–Aug 1976
36-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
Sep 1972–Aug 1976
48-Month
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1974 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
Sep 1971–Aug 1976
60-Month
68.70"
(1,744.98mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1974 2004
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/