Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1951
Ties: 1897
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1962
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
Ties: 1895
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 2019
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1985 1900
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1962 1962
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1921
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1992
Ties: 1899
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1905
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
8.63"
(219.20mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1941
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 1902
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1977 1900
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1993
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1907
Ties: 1953
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1978 1902
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1908
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
66.93"
(1,700.02mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1903
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/