Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1956 1962
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1951
Ties: 1978
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1944 1962
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1944 2019
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1900
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 2019
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1902 1962
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1991
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1992
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1905
Ties: 1972
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1905
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1941
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1941
Ties: 1970
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1902
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
23.01"
(584.45mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1900
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1902
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1902
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1908
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
54.58"
(1,386.33mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
-8.21"
(-208.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1958 1903
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/