Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2016
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2005 2003
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1914
Ties: 1942
Jun–Jul 2016
2-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2005 1980
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1921
May–Jul 2016
3-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Apr–Jul 2016
4-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1914
Ties: 1937
Mar–Jul 2016
5-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Feb–Jul 2016
6-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Ties: 1954, 1960
Jan–Jul 2016
7-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1905
Dec 2015–Jul 2016
8-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Nov 2015–Jul 2016
9-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Ties: 1960
Oct 2015–Jul 2016
10-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Sep 2015–Jul 2016
11-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Aug 2015–Jul 2016
12-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Feb 2015–Jul 2016
18-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1942
Aug 2014–Jul 2016
24-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 2003
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1942
Aug 2013–Jul 2016
36-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1907
Aug 2012–Jul 2016
48-Month
58.12"
(1,476.25mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1986
Aug 2011–Jul 2016
60-Month
69.47"
(1,764.54mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/