Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1923

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1923
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1922 1962
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1963
Jul–Aug 1923
2-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1922 2020
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
Jun–Aug 1923
3-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1922 2020
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
May–Aug 1923
4-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1922 2020
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
Ties: 1929
Apr–Aug 1923
5-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1922 2020
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1999
Mar–Aug 1923
6-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Feb–Aug 1923
7-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Jan–Aug 1923
8-Month
11.07"
(281.18mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Dec 1922–Aug 1923
9-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Nov 1922–Aug 1923
10-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Oct 1922–Aug 1923
11-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Sep 1922–Aug 1923
12-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1941
Ties: 1938
Mar 1922–Aug 1923
18-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Ties: 2019
Sep 1921–Aug 1923
24-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1918 2003
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1942
Sep 1920–Aug 1923
36-Month
43.99"
(1,117.35mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1907
Sep 1919–Aug 1923
48-Month
61.31"
(1,557.27mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1986
Sep 1918–Aug 1923
60-Month
77.38"
(1,965.45mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1922 2004
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/