Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1896
1-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1895 1953, 1956
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Aug–Sep 1896
2-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Jul–Sep 1896
3-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Jun–Sep 1896
4-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Ties: 1932
May–Sep 1896
5-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Apr–Sep 1896
6-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Mar–Sep 1896
7-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Feb–Sep 1896
8-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Ties: 1955
Jan–Sep 1896
9-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1941
Dec 1895–Sep 1896
10-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Nov 1895–Sep 1896
11-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1996
Oct 1895–Sep 1896
12-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
86th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1962
Apr 1895–Sep 1896
18-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1896 2021
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/