Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, September 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2013
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2012 1974
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1918
Aug–Sep 2013
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2012 1937, 2018
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1983
Ties: 1985
Jul–Sep 2013
3-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2012 1928
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1976
Ties: 1901, 1985
Jun–Sep 2013
4-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1982
May–Sep 2013
5-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Apr–Sep 2013
6-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2009 1924
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1896
Ties: 1907, 1918
Mar–Sep 2013
7-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1995
Feb–Sep 2013
8-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
10.80"
(274.32mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Jan–Sep 2013
9-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
15.05"
(382.27mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Dec 2012–Sep 2013
10-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-6.28"
(-159.51mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Nov 2012–Sep 2013
11-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
21.25"
(539.75mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Oct 2012–Sep 2013
12-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
22.45"
(570.23mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Apr 2012–Sep 2013
18-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
26.19"
(665.23mm)
-5.58"
(-141.74mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Oct 2011–Sep 2013
24-Month
33.39"
(848.11mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-11.51"
(-292.35mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2008 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Oct 2010–Sep 2013
36-Month
62.21"
(1,580.13mm)
67.32"
(1,709.93mm)
-5.11"
(-129.80mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2010 2014
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1984
Oct 2009–Sep 2013
48-Month
85.87"
(2,181.10mm)
89.51"
(2,273.55mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2010 2015
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Oct 2008–Sep 2013
60-Month
102.87"
(2,612.90mm)
111.69"
(2,836.93mm)
-8.82"
(-224.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2011 1991
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/