Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1961
1-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1974
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1918
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1984, 1996
Aug–Sep 1961
2-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1937, 2018
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jul–Sep 1961
3-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 1928
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1976
Jun–Sep 1961
4-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1982
Ties: 1988
May–Sep 1961
5-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Apr–Sep 1961
6-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Ties: 1911, 1950
Mar–Sep 1961
7-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1960 2008
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Sep 1961
8-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Jan–Sep 1961
9-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1955 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Dec 1960–Sep 1961
10-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
Ties: 1987
Nov 1960–Sep 1961
11-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1960–Sep 1961
12-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Apr 1960–Sep 1961
18-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Oct 1959–Sep 1961
24-Month
34.26"
(870.20mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-10.64"
(-270.26mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Oct 1958–Sep 1961
36-Month
49.92"
(1,267.97mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
-17.40"
(-441.96mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 2014
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Oct 1957–Sep 1961
48-Month
83.67"
(2,125.22mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
-5.84"
(-148.33mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Oct 1956–Sep 1961
60-Month
103.00"
(2,616.20mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
-8.69"
(-220.73mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1991
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/