Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1959
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1958 1974
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1918
Aug–Sep 1959
2-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1937, 2018
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1983
Jul–Sep 1959
3-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1928
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1976
Jun–Sep 1959
4-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1982
Ties: 1952
May–Sep 1959
5-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Ties: 1907
Apr–Sep 1959
6-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Mar–Sep 1959
7-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1924 2008
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Sep 1959
8-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 2021
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Sep 1959
9-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1958–Sep 1959
10-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-4.36"
(-110.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1958–Sep 1959
11-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1939 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1958–Sep 1959
12-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Apr 1958–Sep 1959
18-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1955 2021
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1957–Sep 1959
24-Month
49.41"
(1,255.01mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1956–Sep 1959
36-Month
68.74"
(1,746.00mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2014
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1955–Sep 1959
48-Month
97.06"
(2,465.32mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2015
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1954–Sep 1959
60-Month
113.73"
(2,888.74mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 1991
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/