Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1896
1-Month
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1974
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1918
Aug–Sep 1896
2-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest to Date 1937, 2018
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Ties: 1908
Jul–Sep 1896
3-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1895 1928
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Jun–Sep 1896
4-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
May–Sep 1896
5-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–Sep 1896
6-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Mar–Sep 1896
7-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1895 2008
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Feb–Sep 1896
8-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1895 2008
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Sep 1896
9-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1895 2013
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1895–Sep 1896
10-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
93rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1895–Sep 1896
11-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1924
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1895–Sep 1896
12-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
83rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr 1895–Sep 1896
18-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1977
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/