Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1897
1-Month
0.39"
(9.91mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1974
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1918
Aug–Sep 1897
2-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1937, 2018
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jul–Sep 1897
3-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 1928
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1976
Jun–Sep 1897
4-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1895 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1982
Ties: 1907
May–Sep 1897
5-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1998
Ties: 1947, 1980
Apr–Sep 1897
6-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–Sep 1897
7-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2008
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Feb–Sep 1897
8-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1896 2008
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Sep 1897
9-Month
15.76"
(400.30mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 2013
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1998
Dec 1896–Sep 1897
10-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
80th Driest Driest to Date 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Nov 1896–Sep 1897
11-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
87th Driest Driest to Date 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Oct 1896–Sep 1897
12-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr 1896–Sep 1897
18-Month
32.78"
(832.61mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1895–Sep 1897
24-Month
49.90"
(1,267.46mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/