Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917, 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1965
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1976 1903
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1978
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-2.42"
(-61.46mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1962 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Ties: 1947
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
29.42"
(747.27mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
47.34"
(1,202.44mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
71.81"
(1,823.97mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

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/