Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1940
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1929
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1926
Ties: 1938
Oct–Nov 1940
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1929
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Sep–Nov 1940
3-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1939 1929
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Ties: 2014
Aug–Nov 1940
4-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1939 1995
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Jul–Nov 1940
5-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1939 1995
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Jun–Nov 1940
6-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1939 1995
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1982
May–Nov 1940
7-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1939 1929
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Apr–Nov 1940
8-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1982
Ties: 1990
Mar–Nov 1940
9-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Feb–Nov 1940
10-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1939 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Jan–Nov 1940
11-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1939 2013
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Dec 1939–Nov 1940
12-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Jun 1939–Nov 1940
18-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1939 1929
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Dec 1938–Nov 1940
24-Month
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Dec 1937–Nov 1940
36-Month
73.52"
(1,867.41mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
6.26"
(159.01mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1939 2015
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Dec 1936–Nov 1940
48-Month
100.59"
(2,554.99mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
11.13"
(282.71mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1939 2015
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1998
Dec 1935–Nov 1940
60-Month
122.70"
(3,116.58mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
11.07"
(281.18mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1939 1933
23rd 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 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/