Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1992
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1945 1991
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1926
Ties: 1949
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1913 1972
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1905
Ties: 2013
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1899 1972
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1905
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-2.97"
(-75.43mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1972
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1905
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1905
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1921 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1921 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1941
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 2018
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1941
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1941
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1907
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
43.91"
(1,115.31mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1908
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
53.61"
(1,361.69mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1905 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/