Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1988
1-Month
0.09"
(2.29mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1913
Ties: 1947, 2017, 2019
Jun–Jul 1988
2-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1987 1901
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
Ties: 2013
May–Jul 1988
3-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Apr–Jul 1988
4-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1987 1909
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Mar–Jul 1988
5-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1985 2008
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Feb–Jul 1988
6-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1997
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Jan–Jul 1988
7-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
-5.14"
(-130.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1985 2013
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Dec 1987–Jul 1988
8-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Nov 1987–Jul 1988
9-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983, 1998
Oct 1987–Jul 1988
10-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Ties: 1908
Sep 1987–Jul 1988
11-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Aug 1987–Jul 1988
12-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Feb 1987–Jul 1988
18-Month
25.85"
(656.59mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2014
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Aug 1986–Jul 1988
24-Month
33.34"
(846.84mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-11.56"
(-293.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Aug 1985–Jul 1988
36-Month
61.40"
(1,559.56mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1987 2014
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1984
Aug 1984–Jul 1988
48-Month
79.37"
(2,016.00mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-10.13"
(-257.30mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Aug 1983–Jul 1988
60-Month
102.92"
(2,614.17mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1979 1991
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/