Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
0.02"
(0.51mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1937, 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Ties: 1911, 1940, 1960
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
0.04"
(1.02mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1940
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1913
Ties: 1940
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1924 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1927 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1995
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1924 1997
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1924 2013
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1995
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1926 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1926 1924
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
46.63"
(1,184.40mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1927 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1983
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
64.96"
(1,649.98mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1926 2014
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1984
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
88.44"
(2,246.38mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1927 2015
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
99.49"
(2,527.05mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-12.19"
(-309.62mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1927 1991
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/