Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
0.02"
(0.51mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1937, 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 1911, 1928, 1940
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1940
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Ties: 1943
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1913
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Ties: 1946, 1969
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 2008
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1997
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Ties: 1957
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 2001
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1950, 2002
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-12.30"
(-312.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
66.68"
(1,693.67mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 2014
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
85.36"
(2,168.14mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2015
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
113.78"
(2,890.01mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1959 1991
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/