Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1975 1974
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1908
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Ties: 1986
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
4.68"
(118.87mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1972
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1905
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1941
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1941
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1905
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1942
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
33.87"
(860.30mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
45.51"
(1,155.95mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
61.71"
(1,567.43mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1986
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
78.86"
(2,003.04mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
106th 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 September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/