Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1957
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1956 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1962
Sep–Oct 1957
2-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1956 1995
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1962
Aug–Oct 1957
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1956 1995, 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1962
Jul–Oct 1957
4-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1962
Jun–Oct 1957
5-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1982
May–Oct 1957
6-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Apr–Oct 1957
7-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1963
Mar–Oct 1957
8-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2008
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Feb–Oct 1957
9-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Jan–Oct 1957
10-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1998
Dec 1956–Oct 1957
11-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Nov 1956–Oct 1957
12-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
May 1956–Oct 1957
18-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Nov 1955–Oct 1957
24-Month
50.03"
(1,270.76mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Nov 1954–Oct 1957
36-Month
66.79"
(1,696.47mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1955 2014
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Nov 1953–Oct 1957
48-Month
87.46"
(2,221.48mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Nov 1952–Oct 1957
60-Month
110.07"
(2,795.78mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1952 1991
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/