Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1962
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1951
Ties: 1929
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2011 1962
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1921
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2011 2019
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1921
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1900
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1921
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1962
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1921
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1992
Ties: 1963
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1905
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
8.51"
(216.15mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1905
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
9.69"
(246.13mm)
-1.58"
(-40.14mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1941
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 1902
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1993
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
25.20"
(640.08mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1900
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1993
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
37.36"
(948.94mm)
37.75"
(958.85mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2015 1902
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1907
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
48.09"
(1,221.49mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2015 1902
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1908
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
59.11"
(1,501.39mm)
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2015 1903
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1909

Citing This Page

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