Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1962
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1951
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1995 1962
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1921
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1995 2019
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1921
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1996 1900
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1921
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 1962
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1921
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1992
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1905
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1941
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1996 1902
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-6.84"
(-173.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1957 1900
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1993
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1902
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1907
Ties: 1964
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-6.86"
(-174.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1902
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1908
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
61.58"
(1,564.13mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1991 1903
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/