Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1983
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1953, 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Ties: 2006
Aug–Sep 1983
2-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 2020
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Jul–Sep 1983
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Ties: 1971, 1996
Jun–Sep 1983
4-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 2020
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1927
Ties: 1949, 1972
May–Sep 1983
5-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1941
Apr–Sep 1983
6-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1941
Ties: 1925
Mar–Sep 1983
7-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Feb–Sep 1983
8-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Jan–Sep 1983
9-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Dec 1982–Sep 1983
10-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1982–Sep 1983
11-Month
16.83"
(427.48mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1982–Sep 1983
12-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Apr 1982–Sep 1983
18-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 2021
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1907
Oct 1981–Sep 1983
24-Month
33.92"
(861.57mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1942
Oct 1980–Sep 1983
36-Month
47.63"
(1,209.80mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Oct 1979–Sep 1983
48-Month
63.41"
(1,610.61mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1986
Oct 1978–Sep 1983
60-Month
81.23"
(2,063.24mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/