Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
0.01"
(0.25mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1959 1959, 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Ties: 1959
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
0.02"
(0.51mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
0.04"
(1.02mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-3.37"
(-85.59mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1999
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Ties: 2007
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Ties: 1933
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Ties: 1964
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1900
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1903
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
42.99"
(1,091.95mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-7.22"
(-183.38mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1964 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1908
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
58.45"
(1,484.63mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/