Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1943
1-Month
0.08"
(2.03mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937, 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Ties: 1900, 1919, 1948, 2015
Jul–Aug 1943
2-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1940
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Ties: 1960
Jun–Aug 1943
3-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1913
Ties: 1975
May–Aug 1943
4-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Ties: 1970, 1981
Apr–Aug 1943
5-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Mar–Aug 1943
6-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1940 2008
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1995
Feb–Aug 1943
7-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1997
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Jan–Aug 1943
8-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1942 2013
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1995
Dec 1942–Aug 1943
9-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Nov 1942–Aug 1943
10-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1942 1924
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Oct 1942–Aug 1943
11-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1924
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1942–Aug 1943
12-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Mar 1942–Aug 1943
18-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1941–Aug 1943
24-Month
51.47"
(1,307.34mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1940–Aug 1943
36-Month
86.78"
(2,204.21mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
19.47"
(494.54mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 2014
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Sep 1939–Aug 1943
48-Month
112.99"
(2,869.95mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
23.49"
(596.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1942 2015
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1938–Aug 1943
60-Month
128.69"
(3,268.73mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
17.01"
(432.06mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1940 1991
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 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/