Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1998
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2003
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1914
Jun–Jul 1998
2-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 1980
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
May–Jul 1998
3-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1955, 1988
Apr–Jul 1998
4-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1914
Mar–Jul 1998
5-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Feb–Jul 1998
6-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Jan–Jul 1998
7-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Dec 1997–Jul 1998
8-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Nov 1997–Jul 1998
9-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Oct 1997–Jul 1998
10-Month
12.83"
(325.88mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Sep 1997–Jul 1998
11-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Aug 1997–Jul 1998
12-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Feb 1997–Jul 1998
18-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Aug 1996–Jul 1998
24-Month
33.73"
(856.74mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 2003
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1942
Aug 1995–Jul 1998
36-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1907
Aug 1994–Jul 1998
48-Month
63.39"
(1,610.11mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1986
Aug 1993–Jul 1998
60-Month
76.78"
(1,950.21mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1997 1904
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/