Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, January 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1912
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1904 1984
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1995
Dec 1911–Jan 1912
2-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1904 2014
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1956
Nov 1911–Jan 1912
3-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
10.45"
(265.43mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2014
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1956
Oct 1911–Jan 1912
4-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2014
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Sep 1911–Jan 1912
5-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
-5.89"
(-149.61mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2014
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Aug 1911–Jan 1912
6-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2014
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Jul 1911–Jan 1912
7-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2014
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Jun 1911–Jan 1912
8-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2014
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1914
May 1911–Jan 1912
9-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2014
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Apr 1911–Jan 1912
10-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
15.39"
(390.91mm)
-6.49"
(-164.85mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2014
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1997
Mar 1911–Jan 1912
11-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
18.61"
(472.69mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1902 2014
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1983
Feb 1911–Jan 1912
12-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1899 2014
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984
Aug 1910–Jan 1912
18-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
34.79"
(883.67mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1904 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984
Feb 1910–Jan 1912
24-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
44.84"
(1,138.94mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1899 2015
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984
Feb 1909–Jan 1912
36-Month
64.02"
(1,626.11mm)
67.10"
(1,704.34mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1902 1991
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984
Feb 1908–Jan 1912
48-Month
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
89.37"
(2,270.00mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1904 1991
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984
Feb 1907–Jan 1912
60-Month
115.64"
(2,937.26mm)
111.54"
(2,833.12mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1904 1992
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1984

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/