Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2000
1-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1999 1917
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1962
Sep–Oct 2000
2-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1999 1995
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1962
Ties: 1918, 1956
Aug–Oct 2000
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1995, 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1962
Ties: 1918
Jul–Oct 2000
4-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1962
Ties: 1956
Jun–Oct 2000
5-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1982
May–Oct 2000
6-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1957
Apr–Oct 2000
7-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1963
Mar–Oct 2000
8-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1999 2008
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Feb–Oct 2000
9-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jan–Oct 2000
10-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 1999–Oct 2000
11-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Nov 1999–Oct 2000
12-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
May 1999–Oct 2000
18-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Nov 1998–Oct 2000
24-Month
43.49"
(1,104.65mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Ties: 1923
Nov 1997–Oct 2000
36-Month
80.82"
(2,052.83mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 2014
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Nov 1996–Oct 2000
48-Month
106.82"
(2,713.23mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 2015
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Nov 1995–Oct 2000
60-Month
133.16"
(3,382.26mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
21.51"
(546.35mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 1991
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/