Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937, 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Ties: 1902, 1933, 1946, 1986, 2007, 2008, 2009
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1940
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Ties: 1949, 1972
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1913
Ties: 2006
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1956 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2021
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1896
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1956 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Ties: 1937
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1956 1997, 2021
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1995
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Ties: 1960
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-6.09"
(-154.68mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
47.10"
(1,196.34mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
63.64"
(1,616.46mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-3.67"
(-93.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 2014
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
84.63"
(2,149.60mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
106.98"
(2,717.29mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1951 1991
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/