Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
0.01"
(0.25mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1942 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1992
Ties: 1942, 2002, 2004
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1962 1991
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1926
Ties: 1970
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1962 1972
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1905
Ties: 1984
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1962 1972
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1905
Ties: 2017
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1961 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1905
Ties: 1903
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1905
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2018
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1941
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Ties: 1943
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1962 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1993
Ties: 1940
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1908
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
55.15"
(1,400.81mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
-7.61"
(-193.29mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/