Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2018
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2016 2003
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1914
Ties: 1973
Jun–Jul 2018
2-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2016 1980
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1921
May–Jul 2018
3-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2016 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2015
Apr–Jul 2018
4-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1914
Mar–Jul 2018
5-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Feb–Jul 2018
6-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Jan–Jul 2018
7-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Dec 2017–Jul 2018
8-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Nov 2017–Jul 2018
9-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Oct 2017–Jul 2018
10-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Sep 2017–Jul 2018
11-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Aug 2017–Jul 2018
12-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Feb 2017–Jul 2018
18-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Aug 2016–Jul 2018
24-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2014 2003
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1942
Aug 2015–Jul 2018
36-Month
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1907
Aug 2014–Jul 2018
48-Month
59.68"
(1,515.87mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2016 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1986
Aug 2013–Jul 2018
60-Month
74.02"
(1,880.11mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/