Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2012
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2009 1972
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1905
Ties: 1956
Jan–Feb 2012
2-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2011 1972
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Ties: 1926
Dec 2011–Feb 2012
3-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1904, 1964
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Ties: 1923, 1945, 1955, 2007
Nov 2011–Feb 2012
4-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2007 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Oct 2011–Feb 2012
5-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Sep 2011–Feb 2012
6-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2011 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2005
Aug 2011–Feb 2012
7-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
-1.08"
(-27.44mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Jul 2011–Feb 2012
8-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2005
Jun 2011–Feb 2012
9-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2006 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1985
May 2011–Feb 2012
10-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2006 1925, 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Apr 2011–Feb 2012
11-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2006 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Mar 2011–Feb 2012
12-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2009 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Sep 2010–Feb 2012
18-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
20.93"
(531.62mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2003 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Ties: 2019
Mar 2010–Feb 2012
24-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2010 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Mar 2009–Feb 2012
36-Month
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1907
Mar 2008–Feb 2012
48-Month
53.37"
(1,355.60mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-4.64"
(-117.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Ties: 1901
Mar 2007–Feb 2012
60-Month
68.35"
(1,736.09mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/