Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2008
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2007 1929
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1926
Oct–Nov 2008
2-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2007 1929
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Sep–Nov 2008
3-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2007 1929
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Ties: 2009
Aug–Nov 2008
4-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1995
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Ties: 2009
Jul–Nov 2008
5-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1995
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Jun–Nov 2008
6-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2007 1995
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1982
Ties: 2003
May–Nov 2008
7-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2007 1929
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Apr–Nov 2008
8-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1982
Mar–Nov 2008
9-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Feb–Nov 2008
10-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-6.84"
(-173.73mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1933 2013
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Jan–Nov 2008
11-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 2013
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Dec 2007–Nov 2008
12-Month
18.01"
(457.45mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jun 2007–Nov 2008
18-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
-6.14"
(-155.96mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1929
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Dec 2006–Nov 2008
24-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
-13.05"
(-331.47mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Dec 2005–Nov 2008
36-Month
60.05"
(1,525.27mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
-7.21"
(-183.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 2015
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Dec 2004–Nov 2008
48-Month
87.85"
(2,231.39mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2004 2015
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Dec 2003–Nov 2008
60-Month
109.87"
(2,790.70mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2005 1933
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/