Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1992
Ties: 1912, 1933
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1974 1991
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Ties: 2011
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 2018
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
16.93"
(430.02mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
38.74"
(984.00mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1982 1904
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
51.73"
(1,313.94mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1978 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1908
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
70.79"
(1,798.07mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
8.03"
(203.97mm)
105th 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 October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/