Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, July 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2012
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2011 1940
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1913
Ties: 1955, 1991
Jun–Jul 2012
2-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1901
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1913
Ties: 1898, 1950, 1991
May–Jul 2012
3-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2008 1924
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Ties: 2017
Apr–Jul 2012
4-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1909
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1896
Mar–Jul 2012
5-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2010 2008
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Feb–Jul 2012
6-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
10.10"
(256.54mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2008 1997
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Jan–Jul 2012
7-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
14.36"
(364.74mm)
-2.02"
(-51.30mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2009 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1995
Dec 2011–Jul 2012
8-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
17.98"
(456.69mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Nov 2011–Jul 2012
9-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
20.55"
(521.97mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983, 1998
Oct 2011–Jul 2012
10-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
21.75"
(552.45mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Sep 2011–Jul 2012
11-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Aug 2011–Jul 2012
12-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Feb 2011–Jul 2012
18-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
32.51"
(825.75mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2009 2014
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Aug 2010–Jul 2012
24-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Aug 2009–Jul 2012
36-Month
68.73"
(1,745.74mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2010 2014
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Aug 2008–Jul 2012
48-Month
85.68"
(2,176.27mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2010 2015
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Aug 2007–Jul 2012
60-Month
103.36"
(2,625.34mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-8.32"
(-211.33mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1991
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/