Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2006
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2005 1917, 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1965
Ties: 1916
Nov–Dec 2006
2-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2005 1903
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1978
Oct–Dec 2006
3-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1917
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1972
Sep–Dec 2006
4-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Ties: 1913
Aug–Dec 2006
5-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Jul–Dec 2006
6-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1941
Ties: 1983
Jun–Dec 2006
7-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
May–Dec 2006
8-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1941
Apr–Dec 2006
9-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Mar–Dec 2006
10-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Feb–Dec 2006
11-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
13.57"
(344.68mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Jan–Dec 2006
12-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
14.55"
(369.57mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Jul 2005–Dec 2006
18-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
22.83"
(579.88mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Jan 2005–Dec 2006
24-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Jan 2004–Dec 2006
36-Month
46.53"
(1,181.86mm)
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1907
Ties: 1997
Jan 2003–Dec 2006
48-Month
58.30"
(1,480.82mm)
58.08"
(1,475.23mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1986
Jan 2002–Dec 2006
60-Month
68.42"
(1,737.87mm)
72.55"
(1,842.77mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2005 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/