Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1956
1-Month
0.30"
(7.62mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1955 1940
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1913
Jun–Jul 1956
2-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1955 1901
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1913
May–Jul 1956
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Apr–Jul 1956
4-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1909
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1896
Ties: 1990
Mar–Jul 1956
5-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1995
Feb–Jul 1956
6-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1997
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Jan–Jul 1956
7-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1995
Ties: 1960
Dec 1955–Jul 1956
8-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Nov 1955–Jul 1956
9-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983, 1998
Oct 1955–Jul 1956
10-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Sep 1955–Jul 1956
11-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1955–Jul 1956
12-Month
28.74"
(730.00mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Feb 1955–Jul 1956
18-Month
34.39"
(873.51mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1955 2014
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1954–Jul 1956
24-Month
45.20"
(1,148.08mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Aug 1953–Jul 1956
36-Month
66.23"
(1,682.24mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1955 2014
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Aug 1952–Jul 1956
48-Month
88.32"
(2,243.33mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1998
Aug 1951–Jul 1956
60-Month
119.11"
(3,025.39mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
7.43"
(188.72mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1955 1991
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/