Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1900
1-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1962
Ties: 1979
Sep–Oct 1900
2-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1898 1995
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1962
Aug–Oct 1900
3-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1898 1995, 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1962
Jul–Oct 1900
4-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1962
Jun–Oct 1900
5-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1982
May–Oct 1900
6-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1957
Apr–Oct 1900
7-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1963
Mar–Oct 1900
8-Month
9.30"
(236.22mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Feb–Oct 1900
9-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Jan–Oct 1900
10-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Dec 1899–Oct 1900
11-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Ties: 1912
Nov 1899–Oct 1900
12-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
May 1899–Oct 1900
18-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Nov 1898–Oct 1900
24-Month
41.06"
(1,042.92mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Nov 1897–Oct 1900
36-Month
54.98"
(1,396.49mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-12.31"
(-312.68mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 2014
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1984
Nov 1896–Oct 1900
48-Month
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-8.88"
(-225.55mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 2015
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Nov 1895–Oct 1900
60-Month
106.33"
(2,700.78mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1991
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/