Climate at a Glance

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
0.11"
(2.79mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1969 1989, 1991
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1926
Ties: 1948, 1969, 2000
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
0.13"
(3.30mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
0.15"
(3.81mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1972
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1947 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1905
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 2018
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Ties: 2010
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1941
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 1903
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1993
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
19.28"
(489.71mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1951 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1906
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1907
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1908
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
58.15"
(1,477.01mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1971 1904
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/