Tucson monsoon: Monday's rain totals

2012-09-11T08:00:00Z 2012-09-11T09:20:23Z Tucson monsoon: Monday's rain totalsKori Rumore / Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
September 11, 2012 8:00 am  • 

Tucson International Airport, the city's official recording site, picked up its first measurable September 2012 rainfall Monday — 0.27 inches.

Since January 1, the airport has recorded 6.59 inches of rain. The National Weather Service, Tucson Weather Forecast Office notes this total is about two inches below normal, but still ahead of last year's pace.

Notable one-day precipitation totals for the area, according to the Pima County Regional Flood Control District, include a gauge located just west of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe at Wade Road and Los Reales — 1.18 inches. Summit View Elementary, located just south of the airport, recorded 0.83 inches of rain.

Monday's rain totals for other Southern Arizona spots

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base: 0.06 inches

Nogales International Airport: 0.22 inches

How much did it rain at your home?

Have a rain gauge? Write your general location and yesterday's rain total in the Comments section below.

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