Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1918
1-Month
0.27"
(6.86mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1917 1937, 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1921, 1954, 1997, 2000, 2017
Jul–Aug 1918
2-Month
0.51"
(12.95mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1940
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1935, 1954
Jun–Aug 1918
3-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1913
May–Aug 1918
4-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1910 1924
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Apr–Aug 1918
5-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1910 2021
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1896
Ties: 1919
Mar–Aug 1918
6-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1917 2008
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1995
Ties: 1903
Feb–Aug 1918
7-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1917 1997, 2021
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Jan–Aug 1918
8-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1917 2022
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1995
Dec 1917–Aug 1918
9-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Nov 1917–Aug 1918
10-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1924
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Oct 1917–Aug 1918
11-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Sep 1917–Aug 1918
12-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
-6.31"
(-160.28mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Mar 1917–Aug 1918
18-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-8.65"
(-219.71mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Sep 1916–Aug 1918
24-Month
35.12"
(892.05mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
-9.78"
(-248.41mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Sep 1915–Aug 1918
36-Month
59.79"
(1,518.67mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-7.52"
(-191.00mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1900 2022
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Sep 1914–Aug 1918
48-Month
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1913 2015
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Sep 1913–Aug 1918
60-Month
115.88"
(2,943.35mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1991
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/