Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
0.09"
(2.29mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1948 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1992
Ties: 1918, 1983, 1988, 1996
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1991
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1926
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1899 1972
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1947 1972
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 1972
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1905
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1921 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Ties: 1999
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-2.32"
(-58.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
7.31"
(185.67mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1929 2018
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1929 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.78"
(-70.62mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1941
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1949 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Ties: 1959
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
21.64"
(549.66mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-3.52"
(-89.40mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1993
Ties: 1930
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
31.73"
(805.94mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
43.03"
(1,092.96mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-7.18"
(-182.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1949 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1908
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
52.36"
(1,329.94mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
-10.40"
(-264.16mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/