Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1951
Ties: 1908, 1922
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1985 2020
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1992
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Ties: 2013
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1900
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1983 1902
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1907
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1902
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1908
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
77.68"
(1,973.07mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
14.89"
(378.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/