Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1989
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1959, 1972
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1905
Ties: 1897
Feb–Mar 1989
2-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Jan–Mar 1989
3-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1972
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1905
Ties: 2000
Dec 1988–Mar 1989
4-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1999
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Nov 1988–Mar 1989
5-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Oct 1988–Mar 1989
6-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Sep 1988–Mar 1989
7-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Aug 1988–Mar 1989
8-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1951
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Ties: 2003
Jul 1988–Mar 1989
9-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Jun 1988–Mar 1989
10-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
May 1988–Mar 1989
11-Month
11.03"
(280.16mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Apr 1988–Mar 1989
12-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1902
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Oct 1987–Mar 1989
18-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Apr 1987–Mar 1989
24-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Apr 1986–Mar 1989
36-Month
39.13"
(993.90mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Apr 1985–Mar 1989
48-Month
52.68"
(1,338.07mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1908
Apr 1984–Mar 1989
60-Month
71.26"
(1,810.00mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
8.49"
(215.64mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/