Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1983
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919, 1928
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1916
Ties: 1921, 1989
Dec 1982–Jan 1983
2-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1993
Nov 1982–Jan 1983
3-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Oct 1982–Jan 1983
4-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Ties: 1920
Sep 1982–Jan 1983
5-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2005
Ties: 1984
Aug 1982–Jan 1983
6-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Jul 1982–Jan 1983
7-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1985
Jun 1982–Jan 1983
8-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1985
May 1982–Jan 1983
9-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1942
Apr 1982–Jan 1983
10-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Mar 1982–Jan 1983
11-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
13.54"
(343.92mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Feb 1982–Jan 1983
12-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Aug 1981–Jan 1983
18-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
21.93"
(557.02mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Feb 1981–Jan 1983
24-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Feb 1980–Jan 1983
36-Month
46.17"
(1,172.72mm)
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1908
Feb 1979–Jan 1983
48-Month
60.85"
(1,545.59mm)
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1987
Feb 1978–Jan 1983
60-Month
78.95"
(2,005.33mm)
72.47"
(1,840.74mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/