Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1909
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1908 1917
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1962
Sep–Oct 1909
2-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1907 2020
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1962
Aug–Oct 1909
3-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1908 1995, 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Jul–Oct 1909
4-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1908 2002, 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Ties: 1985
Jun–Oct 1909
5-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1908 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1982
Ties: 1985
May–Oct 1909
6-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1905 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1957
Ties: 1938
Apr–Oct 1909
7-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1903 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1963
Mar–Oct 1909
8-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1908 2008
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Ties: 1976
Feb–Oct 1909
9-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1908 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Jan–Oct 1909
10-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
8.47"
(215.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1908 2013
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1908–Oct 1909
11-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1908 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Nov 1908–Oct 1909
12-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1908 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
May 1908–Oct 1909
18-Month
32.30"
(820.42mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1908 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Nov 1907–Oct 1909
24-Month
46.79"
(1,188.47mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1903 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1983
Nov 1906–Oct 1909
36-Month
79.58"
(2,021.33mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
12.29"
(312.16mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1908 2014
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Nov 1905–Oct 1909
48-Month
107.65"
(2,734.31mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1908 2015
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Nov 1904–Oct 1909
60-Month
128.94"
(3,275.08mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
17.29"
(439.17mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1906 1991
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/