Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
0.30"
(7.62mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1962 1937, 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Ties: 2012
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
0.32"
(8.13mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1940
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Ties: 1915, 1942, 1947, 1966, 1970, 2011
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1913
Ties: 1944, 1991
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Ties: 1961
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1962 2008
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1962 1997, 2021
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2022
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
18.76"
(476.50mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
20.80"
(528.32mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
23.99"
(609.35mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
22.44"
(569.98mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2021
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
45.04"
(1,144.02mm)
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
62.66"
(1,591.56mm)
67.31"
(1,709.67mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1962 2022
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
80.26"
(2,038.60mm)
89.50"
(2,273.30mm)
-9.24"
(-234.70mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
95.26"
(2,419.60mm)
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
-16.42"
(-417.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1951 1991
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/