Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1962
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1951
Ties: 1914
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1962
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1921
Ties: 2012
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 2019
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1921
Ties: 2018
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1900
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1921
Ties: 1983
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1950 1962
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1921
Ties: 1982
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1992
Ties: 1925, 1945
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Ties: 1937
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1905
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1941
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1951 1902
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1900
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993
Ties: 1978
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1902
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Ties: 1989
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
47.11"
(1,196.59mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 1902
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1908
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
59.09"
(1,500.89mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1952 1903
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/