Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1956
1-Month
0.09"
(2.29mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1953 1953, 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1953
Aug–Sep 1956
2-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2020
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Jul–Sep 1956
3-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2020
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Jun–Sep 1956
4-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2020
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
May–Sep 1956
5-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2020
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Apr–Sep 1956
6-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2020
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Mar–Sep 1956
7-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Sep 1956
8-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Sep 1956
9-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Dec 1955–Sep 1956
10-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Nov 1955–Sep 1956
11-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Oct 1955–Sep 1956
12-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-5.64"
(-143.25mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Apr 1955–Sep 1956
18-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2021
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Oct 1954–Sep 1956
24-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1942
Oct 1953–Sep 1956
36-Month
33.58"
(852.93mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
-9.99"
(-253.75mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Oct 1952–Sep 1956
48-Month
44.54"
(1,131.32mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-13.51"
(-343.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Oct 1951–Sep 1956
60-Month
60.11"
(1,526.79mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-12.42"
(-315.47mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/