Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1962
Ties: 1914
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1995
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1962
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1967 1995, 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1962
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1962
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1982
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1957
Ties: 1914
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1963
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1966 2008
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-3.13"
(-79.51mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
46.87"
(1,190.50mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
65.24"
(1,657.10mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1966 2014
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
89.48"
(2,272.79mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1967 2015
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
104.58"
(2,656.33mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1991
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1999

Citing This Page

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