Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 1962 1962
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1963
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1921
Ties: 1946
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1921
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1921
Ties: 2013
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1999
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1941
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2003
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1942
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
40.51"
(1,028.95mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1962 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1907
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
53.34"
(1,354.84mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1986
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
66.62"
(1,692.15mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2004
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/