Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1938
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1940
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1913
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1922, 1925, 1987
Jun–Jul 1938
2-Month
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1935 1901
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1913
Ties: 1963
May–Jul 1938
3-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Ties: 1970
Apr–Jul 1938
4-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1909
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1896
Mar–Jul 1938
5-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1937 2008
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1995
Feb–Jul 1938
6-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1997
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Jul 1938
7-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
8.26"
(209.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1995
Dec 1937–Jul 1938
8-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Nov 1937–Jul 1938
9-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1937 1924
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983, 1998
Oct 1937–Jul 1938
10-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
11.39"
(289.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1937–Jul 1938
11-Month
33.23"
(844.04mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1937–Jul 1938
12-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb 1937–Jul 1938
18-Month
47.02"
(1,194.31mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
14.51"
(368.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 2014
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Aug 1936–Jul 1938
24-Month
56.68"
(1,439.67mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
11.78"
(299.21mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Aug 1935–Jul 1938
36-Month
79.92"
(2,029.97mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
12.61"
(320.30mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 2014
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1984
Aug 1934–Jul 1938
48-Month
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1937 2015
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Aug 1933–Jul 1938
60-Month
120.15"
(3,051.81mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
8.47"
(215.14mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1937 1991
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/