Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1904
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1903 1937, 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Ties: 1988
Jul–Aug 1904
2-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1903 1940
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Ties: 1936, 1941
Jun–Aug 1904
3-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1913
May–Aug 1904
4-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1998
Ties: 1972, 2012, 2014
Apr–Aug 1904
5-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1903 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Mar–Aug 1904
6-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1903 2008
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1995
Feb–Aug 1904
7-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1903 1997
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Aug 1904
8-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Dec 1903–Aug 1904
9-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1998
Nov 1903–Aug 1904
10-Month
26.46"
(672.08mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1903–Aug 1904
11-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1903–Aug 1904
12-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar 1903–Aug 1904
18-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1902–Aug 1904
24-Month
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1901–Aug 1904
36-Month
72.32"
(1,836.93mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1903 2014
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Ties: 1970
Sep 1900–Aug 1904
48-Month
97.31"
(2,471.67mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1903 2015
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1899–Aug 1904
60-Month
119.29"
(3,029.97mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
7.61"
(193.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1903 1991
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/