Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, May 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1906
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–May 1906
2-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1905 1909
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1925
Mar–May 1906
3-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1905 2008
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Feb–May 1906
4-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1905 1997
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Jan–May 1906
5-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1905–May 1906
6-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1905–May 1906
7-Month
26.47"
(672.34mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1905–May 1906
8-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
21.23"
(539.24mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1905–May 1906
9-Month
26.94"
(684.28mm)
21.67"
(550.42mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1905–May 1906
10-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
21.92"
(556.77mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1905–May 1906
11-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1905–May 1906
12-Month
27.25"
(692.15mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1904–May 1906
18-Month
46.48"
(1,180.59mm)
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Ties: 1897
Jun 1904–May 1906
24-Month
52.21"
(1,326.13mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1903–May 1906
36-Month
79.01"
(2,006.85mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
11.70"
(297.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Jun 1902–May 1906
48-Month
101.53"
(2,578.86mm)
89.49"
(2,273.05mm)
12.04"
(305.81mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1901–May 1906
60-Month
124.17"
(3,153.92mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
12.49"
(317.25mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1905 1991
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/