Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1936
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1934 1937, 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1897, 1929, 1934
Jul–Aug 1936
2-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1935 1940
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Ties: 1904, 1941
Jun–Aug 1936
3-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1913
May–Aug 1936
4-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Apr–Aug 1936
5-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1934 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1896
Mar–Aug 1936
6-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Feb–Aug 1936
7-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1935 1997
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–Aug 1936
8-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1995
Dec 1935–Aug 1936
9-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1935–Aug 1936
10-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Oct 1935–Aug 1936
11-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1935–Aug 1936
12-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Mar 1935–Aug 1936
18-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1934–Aug 1936
24-Month
48.17"
(1,223.52mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Sep 1933–Aug 1936
36-Month
63.59"
(1,615.19mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-3.72"
(-94.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1935 2014
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1984
Sep 1932–Aug 1936
48-Month
79.60"
(2,021.84mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-9.90"
(-251.46mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2015
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Sep 1931–Aug 1936
60-Month
101.88"
(2,587.75mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-9.80"
(-248.92mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1935 1991
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/