Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1981
1-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1980 1929
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1926
Oct–Nov 1981
2-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1980 1929
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Sep–Nov 1981
3-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1980 1929
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Aug–Nov 1981
4-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1995
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jul–Nov 1981
5-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1980 1995
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jun–Nov 1981
6-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1980 1995
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1982
May–Nov 1981
7-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1929
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr–Nov 1981
8-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1982
Mar–Nov 1981
9-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
4.47"
(113.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1983
Feb–Nov 1981
10-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1980 2013
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Jan–Nov 1981
11-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1980 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Dec 1980–Nov 1981
12-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jun 1980–Nov 1981
18-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Dec 1979–Nov 1981
24-Month
48.88"
(1,241.55mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Dec 1978–Nov 1981
36-Month
71.90"
(1,826.26mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1979 2015
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Dec 1977–Nov 1981
48-Month
105.14"
(2,670.56mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
15.68"
(398.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1980 2015
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1976–Nov 1981
60-Month
117.31"
(2,979.67mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1980 1933
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/