Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1919, 1928
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1916
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1979
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1979
Ties: 2016
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
9.27"
(235.46mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1985
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1985
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
11.32"
(287.53mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1942
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1942
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
13.54"
(343.92mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1942
Ties: 1991
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1942
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
21.93"
(557.02mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 2003
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1942
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
29.04"
(737.62mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1907
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
47.66"
(1,210.56mm)
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1908
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
61.59"
(1,564.39mm)
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1987
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
72.14"
(1,832.36mm)
72.47"
(1,840.74mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1987
Ties: 1992

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/