Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1982
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1981 1974
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1918
Aug–Sep 1982
2-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1937, 2018
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Ties: 1977, 1989
Jul–Sep 1982
3-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1928
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Jun–Sep 1982
4-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
May–Sep 1982
5-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–Sep 1982
6-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1896
Ties: 1941
Mar–Sep 1982
7-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Sep 1982
8-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jan–Sep 1982
9-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1981–Sep 1982
10-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Nov 1981–Sep 1982
11-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Oct 1981–Sep 1982
12-Month
32.41"
(823.21mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Apr 1981–Sep 1982
18-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1983
Oct 1980–Sep 1982
24-Month
49.42"
(1,255.27mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1983
Oct 1979–Sep 1982
36-Month
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2014
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Oct 1978–Sep 1982
48-Month
98.04"
(2,490.22mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
8.53"
(216.67mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1980 2015
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Oct 1977–Sep 1982
60-Month
131.80"
(3,347.72mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1991
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/