Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2001
1-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1995 1917
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1962
Sep–Oct 2001
2-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1995
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1962
Ties: 1911
Aug–Oct 2001
3-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1995 1995, 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1962
Jul–Oct 2001
4-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1962
Jun–Oct 2001
5-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1982
May–Oct 2001
6-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1957
Apr–Oct 2001
7-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1963
Mar–Oct 2001
8-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1997 2008
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Feb–Oct 2001
9-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jan–Oct 2001
10-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1994 2013
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Dec 2000–Oct 2001
11-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-5.54"
(-140.72mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Nov 2000–Oct 2001
12-Month
15.12"
(384.05mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
May 2000–Oct 2001
18-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Nov 1999–Oct 2001
24-Month
37.84"
(961.14mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Nov 1998–Oct 2001
36-Month
58.61"
(1,488.69mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-8.68"
(-220.48mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1992 2014
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Nov 1997–Oct 2001
48-Month
95.94"
(2,436.88mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 2015
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Nov 1996–Oct 2001
60-Month
121.94"
(3,097.28mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1991
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/