Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, October 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2013
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2003 1917
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1962
Sep–Oct 2013
2-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2008 1995
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1962
Aug–Oct 2013
3-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1995, 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1962
Jul–Oct 2013
4-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1962
Jun–Oct 2013
5-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1982
May–Oct 2013
6-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1957
Apr–Oct 2013
7-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2008 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1963
Mar–Oct 2013
8-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Feb–Oct 2013
9-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
11.99"
(304.55mm)
-6.68"
(-169.68mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2008 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Jan–Oct 2013
10-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-9.74"
(-247.40mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Dec 2012–Oct 2013
11-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
19.87"
(504.70mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Nov 2012–Oct 2013
12-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-6.22"
(-157.99mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
May 2012–Oct 2013
18-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
25.75"
(654.05mm)
-7.36"
(-186.94mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Nov 2011–Oct 2013
24-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
-12.76"
(-324.11mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2008 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Nov 2010–Oct 2013
36-Month
59.47"
(1,510.54mm)
67.29"
(1,709.17mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2010 2014
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1984
Nov 2009–Oct 2013
48-Month
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2010 2015
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Nov 2008–Oct 2013
60-Month
102.43"
(2,601.72mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-9.22"
(-234.19mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2011 1991
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/