Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2013
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1962
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1963
Ties: 1979
Jul–Aug 2013
2-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1921
Jun–Aug 2013
3-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1921
Ties: 1906
May–Aug 2013
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1921
Ties: 1963
Apr–Aug 2013
5-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1999
Ties: 1922
Mar–Aug 2013
6-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Feb–Aug 2013
7-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Jan–Aug 2013
8-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Dec 2012–Aug 2013
9-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Ties: 1946
Nov 2012–Aug 2013
10-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Ties: 1976
Oct 2012–Aug 2013
11-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Ties: 1971
Sep 2012–Aug 2013
12-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Mar 2012–Aug 2013
18-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1942
Sep 2011–Aug 2013
24-Month
23.32"
(592.33mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1942
Sep 2010–Aug 2013
36-Month
35.95"
(913.13mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1907
Sep 2009–Aug 2013
48-Month
51.12"
(1,298.45mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2004 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1986
Sep 2008–Aug 2013
60-Month
63.72"
(1,618.49mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2004 2004
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/