Statewide Rankings

Statewide Data Info
Please note, Degree Days and Palmer Indices are not available for Alaska. Palmer Drought Severity Index (PDSI), Palmer Hydrological Drought Index (PHDI), and Palmer Modified Drought Index (PMDI) are not offered for multiple-month time scales.

California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1916

View Period (Months):
Download: csv json xml
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1916
1-Month
0.31"
(7.87mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
94th Driest
Driest since:
1937, 2002
35th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Ties: 1908, 1953
Jul–Aug 1916
2-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
108th Driest
Driest since:
1940
21st Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Jun–Aug 1916
3-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
80th Driest
Driest since:
2002
49th Wettest
Wettest since:
1913
Ties: 1914
May–Aug 1916
4-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
63rd Driest
Driest since:
1924
66th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Apr–Aug 1916
5-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
22nd Driest
Driest since:
2021
107th Wettest
Wettest since:
1896
Mar–Aug 1916
6-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
33rd Driest
Driest since:
2008
96th Wettest
Wettest since:
1995
Feb–Aug 1916
7-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
34th Driest
Driest since:
1997, 2021
95th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Jan–Aug 1916
8-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
105th Driest
Driest since:
2022
24th Wettest
Wettest since:
1995
Dec 1915–Aug 1916
9-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
103rd Driest
Driest since:
1924
25th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Nov 1915–Aug 1916
10-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
95th Driest
Driest since:
1924
33rd Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Oct 1915–Aug 1916
11-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
88th Driest
Driest since:
1924
40th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1915–Aug 1916
12-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
87th Driest
Driest since:
2021
41st Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Mar 1915–Aug 1916
18-Month
31.40"
(797.56mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
89th Driest
Driest since:
1977
39th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1914–Aug 1916
24-Month
51.79"
(1,315.47mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
106th Driest
Driest since:
1977
21st Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1913–Aug 1916
36-Month
80.76"
(2,051.30mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
113th Driest
Driest since:
2022
13th Wettest
Wettest since:
1984
Sep 1912–Aug 1916
48-Month
98.32"
(2,497.33mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
98th Driest
Driest since:
2015
27th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Sep 1911–Aug 1916
60-Month
115.02"
(2,921.51mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
80th Driest
Driest since:
1991
44th Wettest
Wettest since:
1999

Citing This Page