Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1997
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1929
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1926
Oct–Nov 1997
2-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1929
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Sep–Nov 1997
3-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1929
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Aug–Nov 1997
4-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1995
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jul–Nov 1997
5-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1995
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jun–Nov 1997
6-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 2020
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1982
May–Nov 1997
7-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1929
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Apr–Nov 1997
8-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 1959
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1982
Mar–Nov 1997
9-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1994 1959
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Feb–Nov 1997
10-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1990 2013
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Ties: 1956
Jan–Nov 1997
11-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1994 2013
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Dec 1996–Nov 1997
12-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jun 1996–Nov 1997
18-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
4.97"
(126.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1929
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Dec 1995–Nov 1997
24-Month
55.93"
(1,420.62mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Ties: 1982
Dec 1994–Nov 1997
36-Month
88.16"
(2,239.26mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
20.90"
(530.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 2015
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1993–Nov 1997
48-Month
105.41"
(2,677.41mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 2015
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Dec 1992–Nov 1997
60-Month
136.07"
(3,456.18mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
24.44"
(620.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1933
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/