Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2010
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2009 1962
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1963
Jul–Aug 2010
2-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2009 2020
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1921
Jun–Aug 2010
3-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2009 2020
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1921
Ties: 1945
May–Aug 2010
4-Month
5.84"
(148.34mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2009 2020
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1921
Ties: 1998
Apr–Aug 2010
5-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2009 2020
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1999
Mar–Aug 2010
6-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1941
Feb–Aug 2010
7-Month
9.45"
(240.03mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Ties: 1898
Jan–Aug 2010
8-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Dec 2009–Aug 2010
9-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Nov 2009–Aug 2010
10-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Oct 2009–Aug 2010
11-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Ties: 1982
Sep 2009–Aug 2010
12-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1941
Mar 2009–Aug 2010
18-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1942
Ties: 1936, 1937
Sep 2008–Aug 2010
24-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2009 2003
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1942
Sep 2007–Aug 2010
36-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2009 1956
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1907
Sep 2006–Aug 2010
48-Month
56.85"
(1,443.99mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2009 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1986
Sep 2005–Aug 2010
60-Month
69.62"
(1,768.35mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2006 2004
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/