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 1936

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 1936
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
79th Driest
Driest since:
1937, 2002
50th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Ties: 1897, 1929, 1934
Jul–Aug 1936
2-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
112th Driest
Driest since:
1940
17th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Ties: 1904, 1941
Jun–Aug 1936
3-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
125th Driest
Driest since:
2002
4th Wettest
Wettest since:
1913
May–Aug 1936
4-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
102nd Driest
Driest since:
1924
27th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Apr–Aug 1936
5-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
87th Driest
Driest since:
2021
42nd Wettest
Wettest since:
1896
Mar–Aug 1936
6-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
46th Driest
Driest since:
2008
83rd Wettest
Wettest since:
1995
Feb–Aug 1936
7-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
100th Driest
Driest since:
1997, 2021
29th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Jan–Aug 1936
8-Month
17.93"
(455.42mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
102nd Driest
Driest since:
2022
27th Wettest
Wettest since:
1995
Dec 1935–Aug 1936
9-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
90th Driest
Driest since:
1924
38th Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Nov 1935–Aug 1936
10-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
79th Driest
Driest since:
1924
49th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Oct 1935–Aug 1936
11-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
77th Driest
Driest since:
1924
51st Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1935–Aug 1936
12-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
76th Driest
Driest since:
2021
52nd Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Mar 1935–Aug 1936
18-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
92nd Driest
Driest since:
1977
36th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1934–Aug 1936
24-Month
48.17"
(1,223.52mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
88th Driest
Driest since:
1977
39th Wettest
Wettest since:
1983
Sep 1933–Aug 1936
36-Month
63.59"
(1,615.19mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-3.72"
(-94.48mm)
54th Driest
Driest since:
2022
72nd Wettest
Wettest since:
1984
Sep 1932–Aug 1936
48-Month
79.60"
(2,021.84mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-9.90"
(-251.46mm)
34th Driest
Driest since:
2015
91st Wettest
Wettest since:
1998
Sep 1931–Aug 1936
60-Month
101.88"
(2,587.75mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-9.80"
(-248.92mm)
37th Driest
Driest since:
1991
87th Wettest
Wettest since:
1999

Citing This Page