Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1992
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1991
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1926
Ties: 1896
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Ties: 1997
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 2018
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
15.42"
(391.67mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Ties: 1926
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
70th Driest Driest to Date 1904
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Ties: 1967
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1904
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/