Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, July 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1956
1-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1952 2003
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1914
Ties: 1913
Jun–Jul 1956
2-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1951 1980
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1921
May–Jul 1956
3-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2015
Apr–Jul 1956
4-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1914
Mar–Jul 1956
5-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Jul 1956
6-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Jul 1956
7-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1905
Dec 1955–Jul 1956
8-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
9.13"
(231.90mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Nov 1955–Jul 1956
9-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Oct 1955–Jul 1956
10-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Sep 1955–Jul 1956
11-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Ties: 1902
Aug 1955–Jul 1956
12-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb 1955–Jul 1956
18-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Aug 1954–Jul 1956
24-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
29.06"
(738.12mm)
-5.67"
(-144.01mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 2003
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1942
Aug 1953–Jul 1956
36-Month
34.19"
(868.43mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
-9.36"
(-237.74mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Aug 1952–Jul 1956
48-Month
46.22"
(1,173.99mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Aug 1951–Jul 1956
60-Month
62.18"
(1,579.37mm)
72.50"
(1,841.50mm)
-10.32"
(-262.13mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/