Climate at a Glance

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Arizona, Climate Division 1. Northwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1956, 1972, 1997
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1992
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1992
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1977 1972
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1900
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 2007
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1900
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
5.36"
(136.15mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1996
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2005
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2005
Ties: 1973
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
10.57"
(268.48mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2005
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
16.46"
(418.08mm)
11.45"
(290.83mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
32.65"
(829.31mm)
21.10"
(535.94mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1900
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
42.21"
(1,072.13mm)
31.60"
(802.64mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1900
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1980
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
50.28"
(1,277.11mm)
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
8.23"
(209.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1980
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
58.60"
(1,488.44mm)
52.58"
(1,335.53mm)
6.02"
(152.91mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/