Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1929
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937, 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1983
Ties: 1897, 1934, 1936
Jul–Aug 1929
2-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1928 1940
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Ties: 1898, 1911
Jun–Aug 1929
3-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1913
May–Aug 1929
4-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1928 1924
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1998
Ties: 1980
Apr–Aug 1929
5-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1896
Mar–Aug 1929
6-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1924 2008
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1995
Ties: 1987
Feb–Aug 1929
7-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1997
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1998
Ties: 1921
Jan–Aug 1929
8-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1924 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1995
Dec 1928–Aug 1929
9-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1998
Nov 1928–Aug 1929
10-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-6.27"
(-159.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Oct 1928–Aug 1929
11-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-7.02"
(-178.31mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Sep 1928–Aug 1929
12-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-7.36"
(-186.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Mar 1928–Aug 1929
18-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-7.16"
(-181.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Sep 1927–Aug 1929
24-Month
34.32"
(871.73mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-10.58"
(-268.73mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Ties: 2002
Sep 1926–Aug 1929
36-Month
61.71"
(1,567.43mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1926 2014
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Sep 1925–Aug 1929
48-Month
80.04"
(2,033.02mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-9.46"
(-240.28mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1926 2015
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1998
Ties: 1978
Sep 1924–Aug 1929
60-Month
103.52"
(2,629.41mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-8.16"
(-207.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1991
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 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/