Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1992
Ties: 1896, 1943, 1984
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1950 1991
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1926
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1972
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1972
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1972
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1905
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1941
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-3.67"
(-93.21mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1993
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1907
Ties: 1944
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
45.78"
(1,162.81mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1908
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
60.49"
(1,536.45mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/