Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1916
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1974
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1918
Ties: 2007
Aug–Sep 1916
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1915 1937, 2018
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Ties: 1965
Jul–Sep 1916
3-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1915 1928
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1976
Jun–Sep 1916
4-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1982
Ties: 1972
May–Sep 1916
5-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1914 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Apr–Sep 1916
6-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1896
Mar–Sep 1916
7-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1914 2008
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1995
Feb–Sep 1916
8-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1913 2008
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Jan–Sep 1916
9-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1913 2013
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Dec 1915–Sep 1916
10-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Nov 1915–Sep 1916
11-Month
24.94"
(633.48mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Oct 1915–Sep 1916
12-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Apr 1915–Sep 1916
18-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
3.82"
(97.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Oct 1914–Sep 1916
24-Month
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Oct 1913–Sep 1916
36-Month
81.11"
(2,060.19mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
13.79"
(350.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 2014
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1984
Oct 1912–Sep 1916
48-Month
97.78"
(2,483.61mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1915 2015
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Oct 1911–Sep 1916
60-Month
115.08"
(2,923.03mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1914 1991
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/