Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1909
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1908 1937, 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Ties: 1941
Jul–Aug 1909
2-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1908 1940
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jun–Aug 1909
3-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1908 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1913
Ties: 2003
May–Aug 1909
4-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1903 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Apr–Aug 1909
5-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1896
Mar–Aug 1909
6-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1908 2008
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Feb–Aug 1909
7-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1908 1997
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Jan–Aug 1909
8-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1908 2013
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1995
Dec 1908–Aug 1909
9-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1908 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Ties: 1915
Nov 1908–Aug 1909
10-Month
26.38"
(670.05mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1908 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Oct 1908–Aug 1909
11-Month
27.65"
(702.31mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1908 1924
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Sep 1908–Aug 1909
12-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1908 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Mar 1908–Aug 1909
18-Month
31.99"
(812.55mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1908 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Ties: 1986
Sep 1907–Aug 1909
24-Month
46.69"
(1,185.93mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1983
Sep 1906–Aug 1909
36-Month
78.00"
(1,981.20mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
10.69"
(271.53mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1908 2014
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Sep 1905–Aug 1909
48-Month
106.16"
(2,696.46mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
16.66"
(423.16mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1908 2015
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Sep 1904–Aug 1909
60-Month
130.69"
(3,319.53mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
19.01"
(482.86mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1908 1991
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/