Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1962
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1963
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1921
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1921
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1921
Ties: 1915
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1982 2020
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1999
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1941
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Ties: 1916
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
62.03"
(1,575.56mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1986
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
80.46"
(2,043.68mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
7.93"
(201.42mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 2004
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/