Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, February 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1964
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1968 2013
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1909
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
16.37"
(415.80mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
17.60"
(447.04mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
19.24"
(488.70mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
50.20"
(1,275.08mm)
38.40"
(975.36mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1969 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1984
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
54.86"
(1,393.44mm)
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
9.92"
(251.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1984
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
78.52"
(1,994.41mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1969 1991
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
98.82"
(2,510.03mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1969 1991
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
121.13"
(3,076.70mm)
111.72"
(2,837.69mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/