Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, September 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1959
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1957 1953, 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1989
Aug–Sep 1959
2-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1957 2020
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2013
Jul–Sep 1959
3-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1895, 1918
Jun–Sep 1959
4-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
May–Sep 1959
5-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Apr–Sep 1959
6-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1956 2020
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Mar–Sep 1959
7-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1971
Feb–Sep 1959
8-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1900
Jan–Sep 1959
9-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Dec 1958–Sep 1959
10-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
12.51"
(317.75mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1901
Nov 1958–Sep 1959
11-Month
11.13"
(282.70mm)
13.40"
(340.36mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Ties: 1910
Oct 1958–Sep 1959
12-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Apr 1958–Sep 1959
18-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2021
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1957–Sep 1959
24-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Oct 1956–Sep 1959
36-Month
44.44"
(1,128.78mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Oct 1955–Sep 1959
48-Month
53.33"
(1,354.58mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986
Oct 1954–Sep 1959
60-Month
65.75"
(1,670.05mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986

Citing This Page

  • 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/