Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989, 1991
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1926
Ties: 1927
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1950 2008
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Ties: 1903
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Ties: 1957
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1972
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1950 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Ties: 1936
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 2018
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1903
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1906
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
36.08"
(916.43mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
-4.11"
(-104.40mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1908
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
57.67"
(1,464.82mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/