Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2014
1-Month
0.45"
(11.43mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937, 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Ties: 1979
Jul–Aug 2014
2-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2013 1940
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1983
Ties: 1945, 1961
Jun–Aug 2014
3-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2010 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1913
May–Aug 2014
4-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2012 1924
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Ties: 1904, 1972, 2012
Apr–Aug 2014
5-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2008 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1896
Mar–Aug 2014
6-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2013 2008
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1995
Feb–Aug 2014
7-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2013 1997
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Jan–Aug 2014
8-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1995
Dec 2013–Aug 2014
9-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Nov 2013–Aug 2014
10-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-9.39"
(-238.51mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Oct 2013–Aug 2014
11-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-10.33"
(-262.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Sep 2013–Aug 2014
12-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-10.00"
(-254.00mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Mar 2013–Aug 2014
18-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-12.82"
(-325.62mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Sep 2012–Aug 2014
24-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-16.18"
(-410.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Sep 2011–Aug 2014
36-Month
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-21.97"
(-558.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2014
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1984
Sep 2010–Aug 2014
48-Month
74.04"
(1,880.62mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-15.46"
(-392.68mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2010 2015
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Sep 2009–Aug 2014
60-Month
97.63"
(2,479.80mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-14.05"
(-356.87mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1992 1991
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/