Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1990
1-Month
0.36"
(9.14mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937, 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Ties: 1982
Jul–Aug 1990
2-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1989 1940
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun–Aug 1990
3-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1913
May–Aug 1990
4-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1998
Apr–Aug 1990
5-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1896
Mar–Aug 1990
6-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 2008
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1995
Feb–Aug 1990
7-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1997
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Jan–Aug 1990
8-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2013
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1995
Dec 1989–Aug 1990
9-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-6.61"
(-167.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Nov 1989–Aug 1990
10-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-8.14"
(-206.76mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Oct 1989–Aug 1990
11-Month
14.61"
(371.09mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Sep 1989–Aug 1990
12-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Mar 1989–Aug 1990
18-Month
23.28"
(591.31mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1989 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Sep 1988–Aug 1990
24-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-10.99"
(-279.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Sep 1987–Aug 1990
36-Month
52.27"
(1,327.66mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-15.04"
(-382.01mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1989 2014
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1984
Sep 1986–Aug 1990
48-Month
67.54"
(1,715.52mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-21.96"
(-557.78mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 2015
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Sep 1985–Aug 1990
60-Month
95.65"
(2,429.51mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-16.03"
(-407.16mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1963 1991
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/