Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1959, 1972
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Ties: 1948
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1972
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1947 1972
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1951 1999
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Ties: 1961
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 2021
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 2021
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Ties: 1967
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1951 2021
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1951 2021
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
11.68"
(296.67mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 2021
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
20.12"
(511.05mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1952 1900
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1903
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
45.97"
(1,167.64mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1908
Ties: 1965
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
57.24"
(1,453.90mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1909
Ties: 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/