Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1937
1-Month
0.01"
(0.25mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1937, 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Ties: 2002
Jul–Aug 1937
2-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1932 1940
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Ties: 2019
Jun–Aug 1937
3-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1913
Ties: 1922, 1964
May–Aug 1937
4-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Apr–Aug 1937
5-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 1985
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1896
Mar–Aug 1937
6-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1936 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1995
Ties: 1957
Feb–Aug 1937
7-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1936 1997
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Jan–Aug 1937
8-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1995
Dec 1936–Aug 1937
9-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1998
Nov 1936–Aug 1937
10-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Oct 1936–Aug 1937
11-Month
23.03"
(584.96mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1936–Aug 1937
12-Month
23.21"
(589.53mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Mar 1936–Aug 1937
18-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Sep 1935–Aug 1937
24-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Sep 1934–Aug 1937
36-Month
71.38"
(1,813.05mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 2014
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1984
Sep 1933–Aug 1937
48-Month
86.80"
(2,204.72mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 2015
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1998
Sep 1932–Aug 1937
60-Month
102.81"
(2,611.37mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-8.87"
(-225.30mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1936 1991
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/