Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1918
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1962
Ties: 2005
Sep–Oct 1918
2-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1917 1995
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Ties: 1956, 2000
Aug–Oct 1918
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1995, 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Ties: 2000
Jul–Oct 1918
4-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1962
Jun–Oct 1918
5-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1982
May–Oct 1918
6-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1957
Apr–Oct 1918
7-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1963
Mar–Oct 1918
8-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1917 2008
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Feb–Oct 1918
9-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Jan–Oct 1918
10-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1998
Dec 1917–Oct 1918
11-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1917 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Nov 1917–Oct 1918
12-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1917 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
May 1917–Oct 1918
18-Month
19.97"
(507.24mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1912 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Nov 1916–Oct 1918
24-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-9.24"
(-234.70mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Nov 1915–Oct 1918
36-Month
62.11"
(1,577.59mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-5.18"
(-131.58mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1913 2014
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Nov 1914–Oct 1918
48-Month
87.72"
(2,228.09mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1913 2015
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Ties: 1902
Nov 1913–Oct 1918
60-Month
118.18"
(3,001.77mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1991
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/