Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1998
1-Month
0.20"
(5.08mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1940
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1913
Ties: 1967, 1980, 1996
Jun–Jul 1998
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1901
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1913
May–Jul 1998
3-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr–Jul 1998
4-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1909
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1896
Mar–Jul 1998
5-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
4.06"
(103.13mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Feb–Jul 1998
6-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1997
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Jul 1998
7-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
14.43"
(366.53mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 2013
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Dec 1997–Jul 1998
8-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1924
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1997–Jul 1998
9-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1924
1st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983, 1998
Ties: 1983
Oct 1997–Jul 1998
10-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Sep 1997–Jul 1998
11-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Aug 1997–Jul 1998
12-Month
37.99"
(964.95mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Feb 1997–Jul 1998
18-Month
41.77"
(1,060.96mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
9.26"
(235.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 2014
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Aug 1996–Jul 1998
24-Month
63.73"
(1,618.74mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
18.83"
(478.28mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Aug 1995–Jul 1998
36-Month
88.22"
(2,240.79mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
20.91"
(531.12mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2014
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Aug 1994–Jul 1998
48-Month
124.67"
(3,166.62mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
35.17"
(893.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2015
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1993–Jul 1998
60-Month
139.66"
(3,547.36mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1991
4th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/