Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1898
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1897 1974
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1918
Ties: 1930
Aug–Sep 1898
2-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 1937, 2018
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jul–Sep 1898
3-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1928
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1976
Ties: 1952
Jun–Sep 1898
4-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1982
May–Sep 1898
5-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1998
Apr–Sep 1898
6-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1897 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–Sep 1898
7-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 2008
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Ties: 1946
Feb–Sep 1898
8-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 2008
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Jan–Sep 1898
9-Month
8.97"
(227.84mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Dec 1897–Sep 1898
10-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-7.28"
(-184.91mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Nov 1897–Sep 1898
11-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
-8.03"
(-203.96mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1924
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Oct 1897–Sep 1898
12-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-7.29"
(-185.17mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Apr 1897–Sep 1898
18-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-8.74"
(-222.00mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Oct 1896–Sep 1898
24-Month
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-4.57"
(-116.08mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Oct 1895–Sep 1898
36-Month
65.06"
(1,652.52mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 2014
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Ties: 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/