Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1992
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1991 1974
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Apr–May 1992
2-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Mar–May 1992
3-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1941
Feb–May 1992
4-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Jan–May 1992
5-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1991 1972
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Ties: 1926
Dec 1991–May 1992
6-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Nov 1991–May 1992
7-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1941
Oct 1991–May 1992
8-Month
10.73"
(272.54mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1991–May 1992
9-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
9.71"
(246.63mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Aug 1991–May 1992
10-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jul 1991–May 1992
11-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
13.59"
(345.19mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 2021
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jun 1991–May 1992
12-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1991 2021
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Dec 1990–May 1992
18-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
20.86"
(529.84mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1991 2021
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1990–May 1992
24-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1991 2021
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1942
Jun 1989–May 1992
36-Month
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1991 2022
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1907
Jun 1988–May 1992
48-Month
58.37"
(1,482.60mm)
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1991 1904
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1986
Jun 1987–May 1992
60-Month
72.99"
(1,853.95mm)
72.48"
(1,840.99mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 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/