Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2000
1-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1999 1937, 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Ties: 1918, 1921, 1954, 1997, 2017
Jul–Aug 2000
2-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1998 1940
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Ties: 1956, 1989, 1998, 2001
Jun–Aug 2000
3-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1913
Ties: 1946, 1989
May–Aug 2000
4-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1999 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Apr–Aug 2000
5-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1999 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1896
Mar–Aug 2000
6-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1997 2008
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1995
Feb–Aug 2000
7-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1997
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jan–Aug 2000
8-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1995
Dec 1999–Aug 2000
9-Month
17.97"
(456.44mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1999 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 1999–Aug 2000
10-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1999 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Ties: 1975
Oct 1999–Aug 2000
11-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1999 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Sep 1999–Aug 2000
12-Month
21.06"
(534.92mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Mar 1999–Aug 2000
18-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Sep 1998–Aug 2000
24-Month
42.44"
(1,077.98mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Sep 1997–Aug 2000
36-Month
80.29"
(2,039.37mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
12.98"
(329.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 2014
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Sep 1996–Aug 2000
48-Month
106.24"
(2,698.50mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1997 2015
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Sep 1995–Aug 2000
60-Month
130.73"
(3,320.54mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
19.05"
(483.87mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1991
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999

Citing This Page

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