Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
0.75"
(19.05mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1984 1959, 1972
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Ties: 1915, 2004
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1972
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1999
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Ties: 2017
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1986 1951
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1986 1902
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1900
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
27.45"
(697.23mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
46.03"
(1,169.16mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
60.31"
(1,531.87mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1908
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
77.57"
(1,970.28mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1904
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/