Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1974
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1905
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1972
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Ties: 1969
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Ties: 1919
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
15.56"
(395.22mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Ties: 1952
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1942
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1907
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
60.55"
(1,537.97mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1979 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1986
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
76.90"
(1,953.26mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
27th 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 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/