Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2003
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1905
Jan–Feb 2003
2-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Dec 2002–Feb 2003
3-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1904, 1964
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1993
Nov 2002–Feb 2003
4-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Oct 2002–Feb 2003
5-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Sep 2002–Feb 2003
6-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Aug 2002–Feb 2003
7-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Jul 2002–Feb 2003
8-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Jun 2002–Feb 2003
9-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1985
May 2002–Feb 2003
10-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925, 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Apr 2002–Feb 2003
11-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Mar 2002–Feb 2003
12-Month
11.29"
(286.77mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Ties: 1900
Sep 2001–Feb 2003
18-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Mar 2001–Feb 2003
24-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-6.51"
(-165.36mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1942
Mar 2000–Feb 2003
36-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-6.69"
(-169.93mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1907
Mar 1999–Feb 2003
48-Month
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1957
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987
Mar 1998–Feb 2003
60-Month
66.49"
(1,688.85mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/