Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1997
1-Month
0.31"
(7.87mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1940
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1913
Ties: 1999
Jun–Jul 1997
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1901
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1913
Ties: 1907
May–Jul 1997
3-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1992 1924
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Ties: 1939
Apr–Jul 1997
4-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1992 1909
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1896
Ties: 1934, 1976
Mar–Jul 1997
5-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1966 2008
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1995
Feb–Jul 1997
6-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
-6.32"
(-160.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1997
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Jan–Jul 1997
7-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1994 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1995
Dec 1996–Jul 1997
8-Month
20.36"
(517.14mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Nov 1996–Jul 1997
9-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983, 1998
Oct 1996–Jul 1997
10-Month
25.41"
(645.41mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Sep 1996–Jul 1997
11-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Aug 1996–Jul 1997
12-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Feb 1996–Jul 1997
18-Month
38.79"
(985.27mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
6.28"
(159.52mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 2014
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Aug 1995–Jul 1997
24-Month
50.23"
(1,275.84mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Aug 1994–Jul 1997
36-Month
86.68"
(2,201.67mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
19.37"
(492.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 2014
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Aug 1993–Jul 1997
48-Month
101.67"
(2,582.42mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
12.17"
(309.12mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2015
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Aug 1992–Jul 1997
60-Month
132.80"
(3,373.12mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
21.12"
(536.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1991
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/