Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1898
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1953, 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Ties: 1979
Aug–Sep 1898
2-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2020
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Ties: 1948
Jul–Sep 1898
3-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 2020
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Ties: 1952
Jun–Sep 1898
4-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
55th Driest Driest to Date 2020
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1927
May–Sep 1898
5-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Apr–Sep 1898
6-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 2020
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Mar–Sep 1898
7-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Feb–Sep 1898
8-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jan–Sep 1898
9-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Dec 1897–Sep 1898
10-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Nov 1897–Sep 1898
11-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Oct 1897–Sep 1898
12-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1896 1956
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Apr 1897–Sep 1898
18-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 2021
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Oct 1896–Sep 1898
24-Month
31.23"
(793.24mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Oct 1895–Sep 1898
36-Month
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1956
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 11, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/