Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1966
1-Month
0.21"
(5.33mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1965 1917
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1962
Ties: 1959
Sep–Oct 1966
2-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1965 1995
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1962
Aug–Oct 1966
3-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1995, 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1962
Jul–Oct 1966
4-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1962
Jun–Oct 1966
5-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1949 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1982
May–Oct 1966
6-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1957
Apr–Oct 1966
7-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1963
Mar–Oct 1966
8-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Feb–Oct 1966
9-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jan–Oct 1966
10-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2013
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Dec 1965–Oct 1966
11-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Ties: 1929, 2014
Nov 1965–Oct 1966
12-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Ties: 2009
May 1965–Oct 1966
18-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Nov 1964–Oct 1966
24-Month
42.61"
(1,082.29mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1983
Nov 1963–Oct 1966
36-Month
57.71"
(1,465.83mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-9.58"
(-243.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1961 2014
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1984
Nov 1962–Oct 1966
48-Month
80.64"
(2,048.26mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-8.83"
(-224.28mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1964 2015
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Nov 1961–Oct 1966
60-Month
104.73"
(2,660.14mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-6.92"
(-175.77mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1965 1991
71st 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/