Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1982
1-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937, 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Ties: 1990
Jul–Aug 1982
2-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Ties: 1974
Jun–Aug 1982
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1913
May–Aug 1982
4-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Ties: 1901
Apr–Aug 1982
5-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1896
Mar–Aug 1982
6-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Ties: 1938
Feb–Aug 1982
7-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 1997
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Aug 1982
8-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1995
Dec 1981–Aug 1982
9-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1981–Aug 1982
10-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Oct 1981–Aug 1982
11-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1981–Aug 1982
12-Month
31.73"
(805.94mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
9.29"
(235.96mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Mar 1981–Aug 1982
18-Month
37.87"
(961.90mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
8.91"
(226.32mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Sep 1980–Aug 1982
24-Month
48.38"
(1,228.85mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Sep 1979–Aug 1982
36-Month
76.90"
(1,953.26mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 2014
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Sep 1978–Aug 1982
48-Month
98.09"
(2,491.49mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
8.59"
(218.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1980 2015
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Sep 1977–Aug 1982
60-Month
131.41"
(3,337.81mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
19.73"
(501.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1991
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 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/