Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2013 1974
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Ties: 1945
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1905
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2013 1972
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1905
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1905
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1941
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
6.22"
(157.99mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1941
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Ties: 1957
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1941
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1941
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1905
Ties: 1947
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1942
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2013 2003
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1942
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
-7.01"
(-178.06mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1907
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
50.50"
(1,282.70mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
-7.51"
(-190.75mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1986
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/