Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1993
1-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1992 1962
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1963
Jul–Aug 1993
2-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1989 2020
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1921
Jun–Aug 1993
3-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2020
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1921
Ties: 1931
May–Aug 1993
4-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1989 2020
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1921
Apr–Aug 1993
5-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1989 2020
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1999
Ties: 1916
Mar–Aug 1993
6-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Feb–Aug 1993
7-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Ties: 1911, 1926
Jan–Aug 1993
8-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
10.14"
(257.56mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1941
Dec 1992–Aug 1993
9-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Nov 1992–Aug 1993
10-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Oct 1992–Aug 1993
11-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1941
Sep 1992–Aug 1993
12-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1941
Mar 1992–Aug 1993
18-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
22.69"
(576.33mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1942
Sep 1991–Aug 1993
24-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
29.09"
(738.89mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 2003
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1942
Sep 1990–Aug 1993
36-Month
50.71"
(1,288.03mm)
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Sep 1989–Aug 1993
48-Month
63.55"
(1,614.17mm)
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1992 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1986
Sep 1988–Aug 1993
60-Month
75.36"
(1,914.14mm)
72.53"
(1,842.26mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1992 2004
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/