Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1938
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1926
Ties: 1940
Oct–Nov 1938
2-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Sep–Nov 1938
3-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Aug–Nov 1938
4-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1936 1995
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Jul–Nov 1938
5-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1995
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Ties: 1976
Jun–Nov 1938
6-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1995
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1982
May–Nov 1938
7-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Apr–Nov 1938
8-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1936 1959
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1982
Mar–Nov 1938
9-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1959
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Ties: 1900
Feb–Nov 1938
10-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan–Nov 1938
11-Month
25.94"
(658.88mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Dec 1937–Nov 1938
12-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jun 1937–Nov 1938
18-Month
37.49"
(952.25mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1936–Nov 1938
24-Month
58.27"
(1,480.06mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
13.46"
(341.89mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Dec 1935–Nov 1938
36-Month
80.38"
(2,041.65mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
13.12"
(333.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1937 2015
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Dec 1934–Nov 1938
48-Month
101.82"
(2,586.23mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
12.36"
(313.95mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2015
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Dec 1933–Nov 1938
60-Month
121.67"
(3,090.42mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
10.04"
(255.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1937 1933
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/