Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Ties: 1996
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904, 1964
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Ties: 1957
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2005
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1985
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925, 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
47.42"
(1,204.47mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
64.02"
(1,626.11mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
82.43"
(2,093.72mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/