Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1974
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
3.43"
(87.13mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1972
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1905
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2013
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 2003
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
60.87"
(1,546.10mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
73.39"
(1,864.11mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/