Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Precipitation Rankings, March 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2021
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2018 1959, 1972
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1990
Feb–Mar 2021
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1972
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Ties: 1951
Jan–Mar 2021
3-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2018 1972
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1905
Dec 2020–Mar 2021
4-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2018 1999
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Nov 2020–Mar 2021
5-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
5.44"
(138.18mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Oct 2020–Mar 2021
6-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2018 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Sep 2020–Mar 2021
7-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1941
Aug 2020–Mar 2021
8-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-5.91"
(-150.12mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Jul 2020–Mar 2021
9-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Jun 2020–Mar 2021
10-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
11.68"
(296.67mm)
-7.25"
(-184.15mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
May 2020–Mar 2021
11-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Apr 2020–Mar 2021
12-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
12.61"
(320.29mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 2021 2021
127th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Oct 2019–Mar 2021
18-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2007 1900
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Apr 2019–Mar 2021
24-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
25.16"
(639.06mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2007 1903
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Apr 2018–Mar 2021
36-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
37.72"
(958.09mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2014 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1993
Apr 2017–Mar 2021
48-Month
40.92"
(1,039.37mm)
50.21"
(1,275.33mm)
-9.29"
(-235.96mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2014 1904
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1908
Apr 2016–Mar 2021
60-Month
55.14"
(1,400.56mm)
62.77"
(1,594.36mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2015 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/