Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1908
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1906 1917
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1962
Sep–Oct 1908
2-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1907 2020
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Aug–Oct 1908
3-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1907 1995, 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Ties: 1985
Jul–Oct 1908
4-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1907 2002, 2020
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Ties: 1940
Jun–Oct 1908
5-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1906 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1982
Ties: 1998
May–Oct 1908
6-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1907 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1957
Apr–Oct 1908
7-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1905 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1963
Mar–Oct 1908
8-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Feb–Oct 1908
9-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1903 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Jan–Oct 1908
10-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Dec 1907–Oct 1908
11-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Nov 1907–Oct 1908
12-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
May 1907–Oct 1908
18-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Nov 1906–Oct 1908
24-Month
51.24"
(1,301.50mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1906 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Nov 1905–Oct 1908
36-Month
79.31"
(2,014.47mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
12.02"
(305.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1905 2014
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Nov 1904–Oct 1908
48-Month
100.60"
(2,555.24mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Nov 1903–Oct 1908
60-Month
130.77"
(3,321.56mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
19.12"
(485.65mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1906 1991
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/