Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1976
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937, 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jul–Aug 1976
2-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1940
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1983
Ties: 1968
Jun–Aug 1976
3-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1913
Ties: 2013
May–Aug 1976
4-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1975 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1917
Apr–Aug 1976
5-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Mar–Aug 1976
6-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Ties: 1917
Feb–Aug 1976
7-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1972 1997, 2021
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Ties: 1961
Jan–Aug 1976
8-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Dec 1975–Aug 1976
9-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-8.67"
(-220.22mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1964 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1975–Aug 1976
10-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-10.06"
(-255.52mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Oct 1975–Aug 1976
11-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep 1975–Aug 1976
12-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1924 2021
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Mar 1975–Aug 1976
18-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep 1974–Aug 1976
24-Month
35.42"
(899.67mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep 1973–Aug 1976
36-Month
63.89"
(1,622.81mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 2014
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Sep 1972–Aug 1976
48-Month
89.48"
(2,272.79mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1973 2015
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Sep 1971–Aug 1976
60-Month
105.23"
(2,672.84mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1991
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/