Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
0.28"
(7.11mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1985 2022
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1992
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1974 2022
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1926
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Ties: 1944
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1985 1972
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1905
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1984 1972
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1905
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
8.41"
(213.61mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1941
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 2021
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1984 2022
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1993
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
46.36"
(1,177.54mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1907
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
63.15"
(1,604.01mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1908
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
77.01"
(1,956.05mm)
62.76"
(1,594.10mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/