Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1982 1989, 1991
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1926
Ties: 1956, 1992
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 2008
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Ties: 1903
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 2018
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
21.89"
(556.01mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
31.89"
(810.01mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
6.73"
(170.95mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1906
Ties: 1984
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
46.17"
(1,172.72mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
8.46"
(214.89mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1907
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
63.78"
(1,620.01mm)
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1908
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
77.35"
(1,964.69mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/