Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1917
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1962
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1995
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1962
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1995, 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1962
Ties: 1903, 1960, 2003
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1962
Ties: 2018
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1982
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1957
Ties: 1959
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1963
Ties: 1964, 2014
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 2008
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1979 2013
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1914
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
4.12"
(104.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
48.99"
(1,244.35mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
82.45"
(2,094.23mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 2014
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1984
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
93.30"
(2,369.82mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1979 2015
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
105.86"
(2,688.84mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1979 1991
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/