Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1905
1-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1917
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Sep–Oct 1905
2-Month
0.47"
(11.94mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1995
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Aug–Oct 1905
3-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1995, 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Jul–Oct 1905
4-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Jun–Oct 1905
5-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1982
May–Oct 1905
6-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1957
Apr–Oct 1905
7-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1963
Mar–Oct 1905
8-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1903 2008
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Feb–Oct 1905
9-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1903 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Jan–Oct 1905
10-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Dec 1904–Oct 1905
11-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Nov 1904–Oct 1905
12-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
May 1904–Oct 1905
18-Month
26.08"
(662.43mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Nov 1903–Oct 1905
24-Month
51.46"
(1,307.08mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Nov 1902–Oct 1905
36-Month
72.87"
(1,850.90mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1903 2014
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1984
Nov 1901–Oct 1905
48-Month
94.73"
(2,406.14mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1903 2015
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Nov 1900–Oct 1905
60-Month
119.53"
(3,036.06mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1904 1991
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/