Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1960
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1917
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1962
Sep–Oct 1960
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1995
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1962
Aug–Oct 1960
3-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1995, 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1962
Ties: 1903, 1980, 2003
Jul–Oct 1960
4-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1962
Jun–Oct 1960
5-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1982
May–Oct 1960
6-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Apr–Oct 1960
7-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1963
Mar–Oct 1960
8-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 2008
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1924, 1977
Feb–Oct 1960
9-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Oct 1960
10-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1959–Oct 1960
11-Month
16.83"
(427.48mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1948
Nov 1959–Oct 1960
12-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
May 1959–Oct 1960
18-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1958–Oct 1960
24-Month
32.45"
(824.23mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-12.42"
(-315.47mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Nov 1957–Oct 1960
36-Month
63.83"
(1,621.28mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1955 2014
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Nov 1956–Oct 1960
48-Month
83.62"
(2,123.95mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Nov 1955–Oct 1960
60-Month
113.86"
(2,892.04mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1991
45th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/