Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1985
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1974
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1918
Aug–Sep 1985
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937, 2018
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Ties: 2013
Jul–Sep 1985
3-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1928
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976
Ties: 1901, 2013
Jun–Sep 1985
4-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1982
May–Sep 1985
5-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1991
Apr–Sep 1985
6-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1896
Mar–Sep 1985
7-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1995
Feb–Sep 1985
8-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Sep 1985
9-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 2013
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1984–Sep 1985
10-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-8.18"
(-207.77mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Nov 1984–Sep 1985
11-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1984–Sep 1985
12-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1924
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Apr 1984–Sep 1985
18-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1983–Sep 1985
24-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1982–Sep 1985
36-Month
81.03"
(2,058.16mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
13.71"
(348.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 2014
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1981–Sep 1985
48-Month
113.44"
(2,881.38mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
23.93"
(607.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1984 2015
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Oct 1980–Sep 1985
60-Month
130.45"
(3,313.43mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
18.76"
(476.50mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 1991
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/