Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1919 1937, 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1919 1940
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1922, 1925
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1913
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1919 1924
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1998
Ties: 1954
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1896
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1919 2008
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1995
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1917 1997
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1910 2013
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1995
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-5.64"
(-143.26mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-6.34"
(-161.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1918 1924
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-7.65"
(-194.31mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1919 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
52.98"
(1,345.69mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-14.33"
(-363.98mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 2014
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
71.97"
(1,828.04mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-17.53"
(-445.26mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2015
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
96.64"
(2,454.66mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-15.04"
(-382.01mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1991
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/