Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1995 1974
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1918
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1961, 1984
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1937, 2018
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Ties: 1903, 2004
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1995 1928
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1976
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1982
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Ties: 1923
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1896
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1994 2008
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 2008
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1994 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
4.17"
(105.91mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
60.87"
(1,546.10mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
15.97"
(405.64mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
76.00"
(1,930.40mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1994 2014
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1984
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
107.14"
(2,721.36mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
17.63"
(447.81mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 2015
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
126.02"
(3,200.91mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1991
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/