Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1937
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1936 1917
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1962
Ties: 1936
Sep–Oct 1937
2-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1932 1995
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1962
Ties: 1946
Aug–Oct 1937
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1932 1995, 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1962
Jul–Oct 1937
4-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1962
Jun–Oct 1937
5-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1982
Ties: 2015
May–Oct 1937
6-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1957
Apr–Oct 1937
7-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1963
Ties: 1930
Mar–Oct 1937
8-Month
8.85"
(224.79mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 2008
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Feb–Oct 1937
9-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–Oct 1937
10-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1936–Oct 1937
11-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Nov 1936–Oct 1937
12-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1975
May 1936–Oct 1937
18-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1951
Nov 1935–Oct 1937
24-Month
46.14"
(1,171.96mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1983
Nov 1934–Oct 1937
36-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 2014
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1984
Ties: 2011
Nov 1933–Oct 1937
48-Month
86.49"
(2,196.85mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1936 2015
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1998
Nov 1932–Oct 1937
60-Month
103.45"
(2,627.63mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-8.20"
(-208.28mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1991
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/