Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1994
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1990 1917
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1962
Ties: 1961
Sep–Oct 1994
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1993 1995
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1962
Aug–Oct 1994
3-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1995, 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1962
Jul–Oct 1994
4-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1962
Jun–Oct 1994
5-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1982
May–Oct 1994
6-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1957
Apr–Oct 1994
7-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1991 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1963
Ties: 2018
Mar–Oct 1994
8-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1966 2008
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Feb–Oct 1994
9-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Jan–Oct 1994
10-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 2013
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Dec 1993–Oct 1994
11-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Nov 1993–Oct 1994
12-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
May 1993–Oct 1994
18-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Nov 1992–Oct 1994
24-Month
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Nov 1991–Oct 1994
36-Month
64.50"
(1,638.30mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1992 2014
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1984
Nov 1990–Oct 1994
48-Month
82.34"
(2,091.44mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1993 2015
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1989–Oct 1994
60-Month
95.88"
(2,435.35mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-15.77"
(-400.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1992 1991
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 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/