Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1977
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1974
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2015
Apr–May 1977
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Ties: 1923, 1958, 2001
Mar–May 1977
3-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Ties: 1953, 2000
Feb–May 1977
4-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1905
Jan–May 1977
5-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1905
Ties: 1924, 1964
Dec 1976–May 1977
6-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1905
Nov 1976–May 1977
7-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Oct 1976–May 1977
8-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Sep 1976–May 1977
9-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Aug 1976–May 1977
10-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Jul 1976–May 1977
11-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Ties: 1953
Jun 1976–May 1977
12-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1905
Dec 1975–May 1977
18-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Jun 1975–May 1977
24-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Jun 1974–May 1977
36-Month
38.28"
(972.31mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-5.26"
(-133.61mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1976 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
Jun 1973–May 1977
48-Month
48.85"
(1,240.79mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-9.16"
(-232.66mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1986
Jun 1972–May 1977
60-Month
68.52"
(1,740.41mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/