Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1980
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1953, 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1909
Aug–Sep 1980
2-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1945, 1954
Jul–Sep 1980
3-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 2001
Jun–Sep 1980
4-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1927
May–Sep 1980
5-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr–Sep 1980
6-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Ties: 1913
Mar–Sep 1980
7-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Feb–Sep 1980
8-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Jan–Sep 1980
9-Month
13.41"
(340.61mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Dec 1979–Sep 1980
10-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
1.63"
(41.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Nov 1979–Sep 1980
11-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Ties: 1923
Oct 1979–Sep 1980
12-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr 1979–Sep 1980
18-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 2021
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Oct 1978–Sep 1980
24-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Oct 1977–Sep 1980
36-Month
48.17"
(1,223.52mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Oct 1976–Sep 1980
48-Month
59.80"
(1,518.92mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Oct 1975–Sep 1980
60-Month
72.46"
(1,840.48mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/