Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1983
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1974
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1918
Aug–Sep 1983
2-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937, 2018
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul–Sep 1983
3-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1928
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Jun–Sep 1983
4-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
May–Sep 1983
5-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–Sep 1983
6-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Mar–Sep 1983
7-Month
15.05"
(382.27mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2008
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Feb–Sep 1983
8-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2008
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Sep 1983
9-Month
27.78"
(705.61mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1982–Sep 1983
10-Month
32.70"
(830.58mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1982–Sep 1983
11-Month
37.75"
(958.85mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1982–Sep 1983
12-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
17.96"
(456.18mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr 1982–Sep 1983
18-Month
46.80"
(1,188.72mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
20.61"
(523.49mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1981–Sep 1983
24-Month
72.82"
(1,849.63mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
27.92"
(709.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1980–Sep 1983
36-Month
89.83"
(2,281.68mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2014
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1979–Sep 1983
48-Month
118.33"
(3,005.58mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
28.82"
(732.03mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 2015
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1978–Sep 1983
60-Month
138.45"
(3,516.63mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
26.76"
(679.70mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1991
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/