Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1962
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1951
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1987 1962
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
Ties: 1896
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1987 2019
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1987 1900
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1921
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1987 1962
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1921
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1992
Ties: 1952
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Ties: 1921
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Ties: 1952
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1941
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1941
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1941
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1941
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1987 1902
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1900
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1993
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
43.32"
(1,100.33mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1987 1902
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1907
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
58.30"
(1,480.82mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1983 1902
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1908
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
74.74"
(1,898.40mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1903
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/