Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 2020
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1951
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1921
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1921
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1921
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2020
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1921
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1992
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-5.62"
(-142.74mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1905
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-5.98"
(-151.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-6.99"
(-177.55mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-7.79"
(-197.86mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1902
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1997 1900
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-11.10"
(-281.94mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1902
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1907
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
39.20"
(995.68mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-11.06"
(-280.92mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1904 1902
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1908
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
54.96"
(1,395.98mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
-7.83"
(-198.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2000 1903
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/