Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, February 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2009
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2008 1964
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Jan–Feb 2009
2-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2007 2013
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1909
Dec 2008–Feb 2009
3-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1969
Nov 2008–Feb 2009
4-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1969
Oct 2008–Feb 2009
5-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Sep 2008–Feb 2009
6-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2007 1991
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1960
Aug 2008–Feb 2009
7-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2007 1991
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Jul 2008–Feb 2009
8-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
16.37"
(415.80mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2007 1991
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Jun 2008–Feb 2009
9-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
16.71"
(424.43mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2007 1991
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1934
May 2008–Feb 2009
10-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
17.60"
(447.04mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2017
Apr 2008–Feb 2009
11-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
19.24"
(488.70mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1983
Mar 2008–Feb 2009
12-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
22.46"
(570.48mm)
-8.57"
(-217.67mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1983
Sep 2007–Feb 2009
18-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
38.40"
(975.36mm)
-8.61"
(-218.69mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2008 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1984
Mar 2007–Feb 2009
24-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
-12.40"
(-314.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Mar 2006–Feb 2009
36-Month
53.97"
(1,370.84mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-13.32"
(-338.33mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1992 1991
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Mar 2005–Feb 2009
48-Month
81.71"
(2,075.43mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2004 1991
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1999
Mar 2004–Feb 2009
60-Month
104.91"
(2,664.71mm)
111.72"
(2,837.69mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2005 1991
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/