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Rain in Phoenix: See the 10 rainiest days ever for the city

Posted: 11:17 AM, Oct 02, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-02 22:02:13-04
Top 10 rainiest days ever in Phoenix

When it rains in Phoenix, it pours!

Tuesday's heavy Valley rain, attributed to Hurricane Rosa, has made it the 8th rainiest day in Phoenix history.

UPDATES: Track closures, outages around Valley

As of approximately 7:00 p.m., the Sky Harbor International Airport rain gauge measured 2.36" of rainfall, according to the National Weather Service.

COUNTDOWN: Phoenix October rainfall making records

Take a look at the top ten rainiest days in Phoenix history below:

  1. 3.30"  2014-09-08
  2. 2.91"  1939-09-04
  3. 2.81"  1911-07-02
  4. 2.68"  1911-07-01
  5. 2.62"  1926-09-26
  6. 2.43"  1970-09-05
  7. 2.43"  1951-08-27
  8. 2.36"   2018-10-02
  9. 2.32"  1988-10-14
  10. 2.24"  1923-11-10

The rainiest day in Phoenix happened on September 8, 2014, when 3.30" of rain fell in the Valley.

Take a look at a photo from the rainiest day in Phoenix history in the post below.