Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1897 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1992
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1991
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1926
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1972
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1905
Ties: 1987
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1896 1972
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1905
Ties: 1903
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1896 2018
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
10.31"
(261.87mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1941
Ties: 1934
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1897 1904
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
35.02"
(889.51mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1904
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/