Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2003
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2002 1940
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1913
Ties: 1917, 1919, 1986, 2011, 2014, 2018
Jun–Jul 2003
2-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 1901
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1913
May–Jul 2003
3-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Apr–Jul 2003
4-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1909
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1896
Mar–Jul 2003
5-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2008
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1995
Ties: 1935
Feb–Jul 2003
6-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1997
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jan–Jul 2003
7-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 2013
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1995
Dec 2002–Jul 2003
8-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2002–Jul 2003
9-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983, 1998
Oct 2002–Jul 2003
10-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Sep 2002–Jul 2003
11-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Aug 2002–Jul 2003
12-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Feb 2002–Jul 2003
18-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
-3.37"
(-85.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Aug 2001–Jul 2003
24-Month
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Aug 2000–Jul 2003
36-Month
58.76"
(1,492.50mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-8.55"
(-217.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2014
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1984
Aug 1999–Jul 2003
48-Month
79.76"
(2,025.90mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-9.74"
(-247.40mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2002 2015
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
Aug 1998–Jul 2003
60-Month
101.06"
(2,566.92mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-10.62"
(-269.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1991
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/