Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
43ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2014 1942, 1963, 2002, 2004
82ⁿᵈ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1992
Ties: 1906, 1936, 1955, 1975
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
0.20"
(5.08mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
9ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2002 1991
116ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1926
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
10ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2002 1972
115ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
27ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 1972
98ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
20ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 1972
105ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
12ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
112ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1905
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
5ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
119ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
3ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2002 1904
121ˢᵗ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
2ⁿᵈ Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
122ⁿᵈ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
1ˢᵗ Driest Driest to Date 2018
123ʳᵈ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
7ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2006 1904
117ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
7ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2006 2002
117ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1941
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
24ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
99ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1993
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
27ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2013 1904
96ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1993
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
33.47"
(850.14mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
36ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2014 1904
86ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1907
Ties: 1940
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
48.11"
(1,221.99mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
56ᵗʰ Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
65ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1908
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
59.00"
(1,498.60mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
53ʳᵈ Driest Driest since: 2016 1904
67ᵗʰ Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2018, retrieved on July 20, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/