Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1908
1-Month
0.31"
(7.87mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1937, 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Ties: 1916, 1953
Jul–Aug 1908
2-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1907 1940
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Jun–Aug 1908
3-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1905 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1913
Ties: 1900
May–Aug 1908
4-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1907 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1998
Ties: 1964
Apr–Aug 1908
5-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1903 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1896
Ties: 2009
Mar–Aug 1908
6-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Feb–Aug 1908
7-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1997
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Jan–Aug 1908
8-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Dec 1907–Aug 1908
9-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1900 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Nov 1907–Aug 1908
10-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Oct 1907–Aug 1908
11-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Sep 1907–Aug 1908
12-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1899 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Mar 1907–Aug 1908
18-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Sep 1906–Aug 1908
24-Month
49.63"
(1,260.60mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Sep 1905–Aug 1908
36-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
10.48"
(266.20mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1905 2014
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Sep 1904–Aug 1908
48-Month
102.32"
(2,598.93mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
12.82"
(325.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Sep 1903–Aug 1908
60-Month
129.52"
(3,289.81mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
17.84"
(453.14mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1906 1991
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/