Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, February 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1949
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1948 1964
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Ties: 2008
Jan–Feb 1949
2-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2013
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1909
Dec 1948–Feb 1949
3-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1969
Nov 1948–Feb 1949
4-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1969
Oct 1948–Feb 1949
5-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1948–Feb 1949
6-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Aug 1948–Feb 1949
7-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1989
Jul 1948–Feb 1949
8-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
16.37"
(415.80mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Jun 1948–Feb 1949
9-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
May 1948–Feb 1949
10-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
17.60"
(447.04mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Apr 1948–Feb 1949
11-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
19.24"
(488.70mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Mar 1948–Feb 1949
12-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Sep 1947–Feb 1949
18-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
38.40"
(975.36mm)
-8.23"
(-209.04mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Mar 1947–Feb 1949
24-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
-9.46"
(-240.29mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Mar 1946–Feb 1949
36-Month
51.15"
(1,299.21mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-16.14"
(-409.96mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1991
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1984
Mar 1945–Feb 1949
48-Month
74.91"
(1,902.71mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-14.59"
(-370.59mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999
Mar 1944–Feb 1949
60-Month
95.22"
(2,418.59mm)
111.72"
(2,837.69mm)
-16.50"
(-419.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1948 1991
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/