Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, November 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2015
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2014 1929
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1926
Oct–Nov 2015
2-Month
2.77"
(70.36mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 1929
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1973
Sep–Nov 2015
3-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1929
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1973
Ties: 1923
Aug–Nov 2015
4-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2013 1995
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Ties: 1895, 2003
Jul–Nov 2015
5-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2013 1995
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Jun–Nov 2015
6-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1995
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1982
May–Nov 2015
7-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2014 1929
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Apr–Nov 2015
8-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2014 1959
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1982
Ties: 1897, 1999
Mar–Nov 2015
9-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Feb–Nov 2015
10-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Ties: 1921
Jan–Nov 2015
11-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-8.43"
(-214.12mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Dec 2014–Nov 2015
12-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jun 2014–Nov 2015
18-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
27.39"
(695.71mm)
-6.39"
(-162.31mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2014 1929
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Dec 2013–Nov 2015
24-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
-14.12"
(-358.64mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Dec 2012–Nov 2015
36-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
67.26"
(1,708.40mm)
-22.93"
(-582.42mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2015
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Dec 2011–Nov 2015
48-Month
62.10"
(1,577.34mm)
89.46"
(2,272.28mm)
-27.36"
(-694.94mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2015
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Dec 2010–Nov 2015
60-Month
88.55"
(2,249.17mm)
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
-23.08"
(-586.23mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1992 1933
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/