Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1989, 1991
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1996 1972
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Ties: 1940, 1963
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
5.40"
(137.16mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Ties: 1963
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
10.16"
(258.06mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 2021
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1990 1903
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1993
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-7.36"
(-186.94mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1906
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1996 1904
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1907
Ties: 1998
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
43.48"
(1,104.39mm)
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1908
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1904
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/