Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919, 1928
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Ties: 1962
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
13.54"
(343.92mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Ties: 1909
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
21.45"
(544.83mm)
21.93"
(557.02mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 2003
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
29.33"
(744.98mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
44.01"
(1,117.85mm)
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1908
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
62.11"
(1,577.59mm)
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
75.86"
(1,926.84mm)
72.47"
(1,840.74mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/