Climate at a Glance

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, April 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1989
1-Month
0.01"
(0.25mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989, 1991
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Ties: 1991
Mar–Apr 1989
2-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Feb–Apr 1989
3-Month
1.12"
(28.45mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Ties: 1971
Jan–Apr 1989
4-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Dec 1988–Apr 1989
5-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Ties: 1900
Nov 1988–Apr 1989
6-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Oct 1988–Apr 1989
7-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Sep 1988–Apr 1989
8-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Aug 1988–Apr 1989
9-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
-1.37"
(-34.79mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2018
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jul 1988–Apr 1989
10-Month
10.40"
(264.16mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jun 1988–Apr 1989
11-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1964
May 1988–Apr 1989
12-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Ties: 1945, 1969, 2009
Nov 1987–Apr 1989
18-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
May 1987–Apr 1989
24-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1906
May 1986–Apr 1989
36-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
May 1985–Apr 1989
48-Month
51.66"
(1,312.16mm)
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1908
May 1984–Apr 1989
60-Month
70.67"
(1,795.02mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/