Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, February 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1947
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1933 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Jan–Feb 1947
2-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
-5.34"
(-135.64mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2013
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1909
Dec 1946–Feb 1947
3-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1969
Ties: 1985
Nov 1946–Feb 1947
4-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1969
Oct 1946–Feb 1947
5-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1946–Feb 1947
6-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1991
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Aug 1946–Feb 1947
7-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-4.73"
(-120.15mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1991
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Jul 1946–Feb 1947
8-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
16.36"
(415.54mm)
-4.44"
(-112.77mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1991
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Jun 1946–Feb 1947
9-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1991
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
May 1946–Feb 1947
10-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
17.60"
(447.04mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Apr 1946–Feb 1947
11-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
19.24"
(488.70mm)
-6.34"
(-161.04mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Mar 1946–Feb 1947
12-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-6.79"
(-172.46mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1933 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Sep 1945–Feb 1947
18-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
38.40"
(975.36mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Mar 1945–Feb 1947
24-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
-5.51"
(-139.96mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1935 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Ties: 1962
Mar 1944–Feb 1947
36-Month
59.74"
(1,517.40mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1991
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Mar 1943–Feb 1947
48-Month
80.67"
(2,049.02mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-8.83"
(-224.28mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1936 1991
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999
Mar 1942–Feb 1947
60-Month
105.99"
(2,692.15mm)
111.72"
(2,837.69mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1991
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/