Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1975 1952
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Ties: 1913, 1927, 1982
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1941
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1941
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1973 2020
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1978 2020
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Ties: 1913
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
9.66"
(245.36mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1941
Ties: 1904, 2014
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1941
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Ties: 1972
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
48.00"
(1,219.20mm)
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
59.74"
(1,517.40mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
72.66"
(1,845.56mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/