Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1963
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1962
Ties: 1934
Sep–Oct 1963
2-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1961 1995
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1962
Aug–Oct 1963
3-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1995, 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1962
Jul–Oct 1963
4-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1962
Jun–Oct 1963
5-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1982
May–Oct 1963
6-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1957
Apr–Oct 1963
7-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1963
Mar–Oct 1963
8-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1962 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Feb–Oct 1963
9-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Ties: 1995
Jan–Oct 1963
10-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1962–Oct 1963
11-Month
21.64"
(549.66mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1962–Oct 1963
12-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
May 1962–Oct 1963
18-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1961–Oct 1963
24-Month
47.02"
(1,194.31mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1960–Oct 1963
36-Month
64.73"
(1,644.14mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1962 2014
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1984
Nov 1959–Oct 1963
48-Month
81.70"
(2,075.18mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Nov 1958–Oct 1963
60-Month
97.18"
(2,468.37mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-14.47"
(-367.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1951 1991
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/