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All time heavy rainfall events for El Paso

  • 6.50 inches July 9, 1881
  • 3.52 inches July31-August 1, 2006
  • 3.32 inches July 21-22, 1880
  • 2.97 inches September 16-18, 2014
  • 2.89 inches August 11-12 2005
  • 2.75 inches June 30-July 1, 1897
  • 2.63 inches July 5-6, 1968
  • 2.52 inches September 10-11, 1958
  • 2.45 inches August 22, 1906
  • 2.44 inches September 21-22, 1974
  • 2.40 inches May 17-18, 1992
  • 2.31 inches August 25-26, 1884
  • 2.30 inches August 8-9, 1984
  • 2.21 inches September 20-21, 1982
  • 2.15 inches September 21-22, 1941
  • 2.07 inches May 20-21, 1895
  • 2.07 inches September 18-19, 1883
  • 2.07 inches September 28-29, 1932
  • 2.06 inches July 16-17, 1914
  • 2.01 inches September 11-12, 1975
  • 2.00 inches August 29, 1878
  • 2.00 inches August 31, 1957
  • 1.95 inches August 13-14, 2004
  • 1.90 inches September 12, 2013
  • 1.86 inches September 17, 2014
  • 1.85 inches June 28, 2009
  • 1.79 inches September 11-12, 1964
  • 1.77 inches October 8-9, 1945
  • 1.77 inches August 25-26, 1972
  • 1.77 inches July 26 2008
  • 1.76 inches July 20-21, 1955
  • 1.75 inches July 8, 1960
  • 1.74 inches July 17-18, 1899
  • 1.73 inches August 4-5, 1893
  • 1.70 inches September 4-5, 1962
  • 1.70 inches August 23-24, 1954
  • 1.67 inches July 14-15, 1973
  • 1.66 inches July 4, 1961

Monthly extreme, 8.18 inches in July 1881 

Hourly extreme, 2.18 inches on Sept. 20, 1982