Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1928
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1962
Ties: 2006
Sep–Oct 1928
2-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1917 1995
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1962
Aug–Oct 1928
3-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1917 1995, 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1962
Ties: 2006
Jul–Oct 1928
4-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1962
Jun–Oct 1928
5-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1982
May–Oct 1928
6-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1957
Apr–Oct 1928
7-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1963
Mar–Oct 1928
8-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1926 2008
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Feb–Oct 1928
9-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1924 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–Oct 1928
10-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-5.03"
(-127.77mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1924 2013
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Dec 1927–Oct 1928
11-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Nov 1927–Oct 1928
12-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
May 1927–Oct 1928
18-Month
21.06"
(534.92mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Nov 1926–Oct 1928
24-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Nov 1925–Oct 1928
36-Month
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1926 2014
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1984
Nov 1924–Oct 1928
48-Month
85.93"
(2,182.62mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2015
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1998
Nov 1923–Oct 1928
60-Month
97.81"
(2,484.37mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-13.84"
(-351.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1991
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/