Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1989
1-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1972
Sep–Oct 1989
2-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1902, 1950
Aug–Oct 1989
3-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1979 2020
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jul–Oct 1989
4-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
6.40"
(162.56mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jun–Oct 1989
5-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
May–Oct 1989
6-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1980 2020
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Apr–Oct 1989
7-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Mar–Oct 1989
8-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
-2.52"
(-64.00mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Feb–Oct 1989
9-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jan–Oct 1989
10-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1964 2020
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Dec 1988–Oct 1989
11-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Nov 1988–Oct 1989
12-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1964 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
May 1988–Oct 1989
18-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
22.98"
(583.69mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Nov 1987–Oct 1989
24-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Nov 1986–Oct 1989
36-Month
42.43"
(1,077.72mm)
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1978 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
Nov 1985–Oct 1989
48-Month
59.63"
(1,514.60mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986
Nov 1984–Oct 1989
60-Month
76.99"
(1,955.55mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/