Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1980
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
Jan–Feb 1980
2-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Dec 1979–Feb 1980
3-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1979 1904, 1964
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
Nov 1979–Feb 1980
4-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Oct 1979–Feb 1980
5-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Sep 1979–Feb 1980
6-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Aug 1979–Feb 1980
7-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Jul 1979–Feb 1980
8-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Jun 1979–Feb 1980
9-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Ties: 2014
May 1979–Feb 1980
10-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925, 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Ties: 1897
Apr 1979–Feb 1980
11-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Mar 1979–Feb 1980
12-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Sep 1978–Feb 1980
18-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Mar 1978–Feb 1980
24-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1942
Mar 1977–Feb 1980
36-Month
48.32"
(1,227.33mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1907
Mar 1976–Feb 1980
48-Month
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Mar 1975–Feb 1980
60-Month
72.80"
(1,849.12mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/