Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2009
1-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2006 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1905
Jan–Feb 2009
2-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2006 1972
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Dec 2008–Feb 2009
3-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2007 1904, 1964
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Nov 2008–Feb 2009
4-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1904
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Oct 2008–Feb 2009
5-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2005
Sep 2008–Feb 2009
6-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2005
Ties: 1971
Aug 2008–Feb 2009
7-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2005
Jul 2008–Feb 2009
8-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2005
Jun 2008–Feb 2009
9-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1985
May 2008–Feb 2009
10-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1925, 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Apr 2008–Feb 2009
11-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2006 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Mar 2008–Feb 2009
12-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2006 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Sep 2007–Feb 2009
18-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Mar 2007–Feb 2009
24-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Mar 2006–Feb 2009
36-Month
43.08"
(1,094.23mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1907
Ties: 1923
Mar 2005–Feb 2009
48-Month
55.24"
(1,403.10mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1987
Mar 2004–Feb 2009
60-Month
73.84"
(1,875.54mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/