Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1978
1-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1976 1929
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1926
Oct–Nov 1978
2-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1976 1929
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Sep–Nov 1978
3-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1976 1929
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
Aug–Nov 1978
4-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1976 1995
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Jul–Nov 1978
5-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1995
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Jun–Nov 1978
6-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1976 1995
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1982
Ties: 2000
May–Nov 1978
7-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1929
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Apr–Nov 1978
8-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1982
Ties: 1906, 2006
Mar–Nov 1978
9-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Feb–Nov 1978
10-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1977 2013
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1983
Jan–Nov 1978
11-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 2013
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Dec 1977–Nov 1978
12-Month
33.24"
(844.30mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Jun 1977–Nov 1978
18-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Dec 1976–Nov 1978
24-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1983
Dec 1975–Nov 1978
36-Month
57.64"
(1,464.06mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
-9.62"
(-244.34mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1974–Nov 1978
48-Month
80.92"
(2,055.37mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
-8.54"
(-216.91mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Dec 1973–Nov 1978
60-Month
102.96"
(2,615.18mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
-8.67"
(-220.22mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1933
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/