Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1959, 1972
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1905
Ties: 1934
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1939 1972
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1905
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1934 1972
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1905
Ties: 1975
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1934 1999
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1939 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1941
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1939 2021
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Ties: 1949
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1939 1900
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1993
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-3.77"
(-95.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1903
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
47.09"
(1,196.09mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-3.12"
(-79.24mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1926 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1908
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1929 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/