Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1943
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1917
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1962
Sep–Oct 1943
2-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1942 1995
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1962
Aug–Oct 1943
3-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1942 1995, 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1962
Ties: 1898
Jul–Oct 1943
4-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1962
Jun–Oct 1943
5-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1982
May–Oct 1943
6-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1937 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1957
Ties: 1987
Apr–Oct 1943
7-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1963
Mar–Oct 1943
8-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1942 2008
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Feb–Oct 1943
9-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1939 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Jan–Oct 1943
10-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1942 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1998
Dec 1942–Oct 1943
11-Month
22.46"
(570.48mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Nov 1942–Oct 1943
12-Month
26.01"
(660.65mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
May 1942–Oct 1943
18-Month
28.90"
(734.06mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Ties: 1896
Nov 1941–Oct 1943
24-Month
51.14"
(1,298.96mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Nov 1940–Oct 1943
36-Month
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
18.53"
(470.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 2014
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Nov 1939–Oct 1943
48-Month
112.31"
(2,852.67mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
22.84"
(580.13mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1942 2015
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1998
Nov 1938–Oct 1943
60-Month
128.14"
(3,254.76mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
16.49"
(418.85mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1991
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/