Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1979
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1940
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1913
Jun–Jul 1979
2-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1978 1901
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1913
Ties: 1911, 1972, 1977
May–Jul 1979
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–Jul 1979
4-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1909
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Mar–Jul 1979
5-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1977 2008
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Feb–Jul 1979
6-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 1997
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Jul 1979
7-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 2013
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1995
Dec 1978–Jul 1979
8-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Nov 1978–Jul 1979
9-Month
19.23"
(488.44mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983, 1998
Oct 1978–Jul 1979
10-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1978–Jul 1979
11-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Aug 1978–Jul 1979
12-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Feb 1978–Jul 1979
18-Month
36.63"
(930.40mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 2014
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Aug 1977–Jul 1979
24-Month
54.81"
(1,392.17mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Aug 1976–Jul 1979
36-Month
65.91"
(1,674.11mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1978 2014
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Aug 1975–Jul 1979
48-Month
79.38"
(2,016.25mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-10.12"
(-257.05mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Aug 1974–Jul 1979
60-Month
100.97"
(2,564.64mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-10.71"
(-272.03mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1991
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/