Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1951
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
Ties: 1933, 1958
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2019
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1985 1900
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
Ties: 1966, 1998
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1921
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1992
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Ties: 1918
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1941
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 1902
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1900
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1902
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1907
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
59.33"
(1,506.98mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1902
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1908
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
76.65"
(1,946.91mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/