Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2010
1-Month
0.10"
(2.54mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2006 1937, 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1983
Ties: 1927, 1981, 2011
Jul–Aug 2010
2-Month
0.17"
(4.32mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2009 1940
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1983
Ties: 1914, 2009
Jun–Aug 2010
3-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2008 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1913
May–Aug 2010
4-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2008 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1998
Apr–Aug 2010
5-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2009 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1896
Mar–Aug 2010
6-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2009 2008
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1995
Feb–Aug 2010
7-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2009 1997
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Jan–Aug 2010
8-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2009 2013
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1995
Dec 2009–Aug 2010
9-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2009 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Nov 2009–Aug 2010
10-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2009 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Oct 2009–Aug 2010
11-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2009 1924
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Sep 2009–Aug 2010
12-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2009 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Mar 2009–Aug 2010
18-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2009 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Sep 2008–Aug 2010
24-Month
40.54"
(1,029.72mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Sep 2007–Aug 2010
36-Month
58.22"
(1,478.79mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-9.09"
(-230.88mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2009 2014
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1984
Sep 2006–Aug 2010
48-Month
71.74"
(1,822.20mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-17.76"
(-451.10mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1992 2015
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1998
Sep 2005–Aug 2010
60-Month
101.02"
(2,565.91mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-10.66"
(-270.76mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2004 1991
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/