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Record Rainfall by Day of Year
Downtown Los Angeles

Since 1877

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See also:
-- Monthly Precipitation (Rainfall) by Season - Downtown Los Angeles
-- Record Wettest & Driest Seasons & Wettest Days - Downtown Los Angeles
-- Total Seasonal Rainfall by Season - Downtown Los Angeles
-- Current Rainfall Staus, Month & Season To-Date, Downtown Los Angeles


By Month and Day

Monthly rainfall record (for each month) in bold blue.

JANUARY
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 1 3.12 (1934)
Jan 2 1.57 (2006)
Jan 3 2.27 (1888)
Jan 4 3.24 (1995)
Jan 5 2.11 (1979)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 6 2.30 (1993)
Jan 7 3.52 (1974)
Jan 8 1.04 (1950)
Jan 9 2.58 (2005)
Jan 10 3.30 (1995)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 11 1.57 (2001)
Jan 12 1.40 (1952)
Jan 13 1.45 (1993)
Jan 14 1.56 (1978)
Jan 15 2.13 (1952)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 16 2.74 (1973)
Jan 17 4.16 (1916)
Jan 18 2.30 (1914)
Jan 19 2.26 (1933)
Jan 20 3.30 (1969)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 21 2.98 (1909)
Jan 22 3.69 (1967)
Jan 23 1.05 (1995)
Jan 24 2.04 (1969)
Jan 25 3.43 (1969)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jan 26 5.71 (1956)
Jan 27 2.28 (1916)
Jan 28 2.81 (1915)
Jan 29 1.96 (1922)
Jan 30 2.19 (1893)
Jan 31 3.03 (1926)

FEBRUARY

Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 1 2.26 (1938)
Feb 2 2.84 (1884)
Feb 3 1.84 (1905)
Feb 4 2.55 (1927)
Feb 5 2.30 (1901)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 6 2.39 (1937)
Feb 7 1.60 (1993)
Feb 8 2.43 (1962)
Feb 9 1.92 (1978)
Feb 10 2.55 (1962)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 11 2.12 (2005)
Feb 12 2.45 (2003)
Feb 13 2.71 (1954)
Feb 14 2.50 (1986)
Feb 15 2.78 (1887)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 16 3.03 (1980)
Feb 17 2.18 (1884)
Feb 18 4.26 (1914)
Feb 19 2.32 (1958)
Feb 20 3.60 (1944)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 21 2.08 (2005)
Feb 22 2.19 (1944)
Feb 23 2.11 (1969)
Feb 24 4.80 (1913)
Feb 25 2.33 (2001)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Feb 26 1.08 (1983)
Feb 27 2.48 (1991)
Feb 28 2.85 (1938)
Feb 29 0.63 (1988)

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MARCH

Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 1 3.42 (1983)
Mar 2 5.88 (1938)
Mar 3 3.12 (1943)
Mar 4 2.54 (1978)
Mar 5 1.98 (1884)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 6 1.25 (2019)
Mar 7 2.52 (1952)
Mar 8 1.71 (1968)
Mar 9 2.67 (1884)
Mar 10 2.24 (1995)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 11 1.45 (1995)
Mar 12 1.44 (1912)
Mar 13 2.23 (1889)
Mar 14 1.74 (1930)
Mar 15 4.10 (2003)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 16 2.53 (1889)
Mar 17 1.28 (1982)
Mar 18 1.03 (1991)
Mar 19 1.45 (1991)
Mar 20 2.42 (2011)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 21 1.34 (1893)
Mar 22 1.51 (2020)
Mar 23 2.08 (1904)
Mar 24 1.39 (1948)
Mar 25 2.19 (1903)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Mar 26 1.53 (1906)
Mar 27 1.98 (1979)
Mar 28 1.62 (2006)
Mar 29 1.04 (1883)
Mar 30 1.27 (1946)
Mar 31 1.65 (1941)

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APRIL

Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 1 1.01 (1958)
Apr 2 1.43 (1880)
Apr 3 1.14 (1882)
Apr 4 1.44 (2006)
Apr 5 2.74 (1926)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 6 1.10 (2020)
Apr 7 1.21 (1926)
Apr 8 2.19 (1935)
Apr 9 1.71 (1884)
Apr 10 0.63 (1927)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 11 1.97 (1886)
Apr 12 1.90 (1956)
Apr 13 0.49 (2012)
Apr 14 0.83 (1885)
Apr 15 0.81 (1978)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 16 2.10 (1903)
Apr 17 1.24 (2000)
Apr 18 1.27 (1983)
Apr 19 0.86 (1904)
Apr 20 1.28 (1983)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 21 0.89 (1967)
Apr 22 0.96 (1880)
Apr 23 0.98 (1988)
Apr 24 0.41 (1967)
Apr 25 0.50 (1959)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Apr 26 1.62 (1931)
Apr 27 0.82 (1960)
Apr 28 1.02 (2005)
Apr 29 0.89 (1983)
Apr 30 0.96 (1955)

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MAY

Month/Day Record High & Year
May 1 0.76 (1901)
May 2 0.54 (1915)
May 3 1.76 (1892)
May 4 0.66 (1900)
May 5 0.90 (1921)
Month/Day Record High & Year
May 6 1.53 (1883)
May 7 1.00 (1955)
May 8 2.02 (1977)
May 9 0.75 (1977)
May 10 0.15 (1933)
Month/Day Record High & Year
May 11 0.29 (1900)
May 12 1.18 (1998)
May 13 0.84 (1998)
May 14 0.69 (2015)
May 15 1.46 (1898)
Month/Day Record High & Year
May 16 0.48 (2019)
May 17 0.18 (2011)
May 18 0.26 (1949)
May 19 0.35 (1957)
May 20 0.84 (1921)
Month/Day Record High & Year
May 21 1.03 (1921)
May 22 0.67 (2006)
May 23 0.10 (1977)
May 24 0.48 (1931)
May 25 0.42 (1882)
Month/Day Record High & Year
May 26 0.21 (1906)
May 27 0.57 (1906)
May 28 1.14 (1990)
May 29 0.09 (1918)
May 30 0.14 (1887)
May 31 0.09 (1894)

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JUNE

Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 1 0.57 (1899)
Jun 2 0.58 (1999)
Jun 3 0.49 (1925)
Jun 4 0.33 (1933)
Jun 5 0.76 (1993)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 6 0.02 (1953)
Jun 7 0.10 (1936)
Jun 8 0.02 (1972)
Jun 9 0.32 (1964)
Jun 10 0.22 (1976)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 11 0.11 (1963)
Jun 12 0.63 (1884)
Jun 13 0.53 (1884)
Jun 14 0.01 (1895)
Jun 15 0.22 (1995)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 16 0.38 (1995)
Jun 17 0.02 (2021)
Jun 18 0.11 (1909)
Jun 19 0.01 (1928)
Jun 20 0.05 (1884)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 21 0.07 (1936)
Jun 22 0.05 (1892)
Jun 23 0.03 (1936)
Jun 24 0.01 (1984)
Jun 25 Trace (1965)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jun 26 0.19 (1913)
Jun 27 0.39 (1913)
Jun 28 Trace (2015)
Jun 29 Trace (1955)
Jun 30 0.01 (1918)

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JULY

Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 1 0.09 (1918)
Jul 2 Trace (1961)
Jul 3 Trace (1961)
Jul 4 0.07 (1898)
Jul 5 0.02 (1896)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 6 Trace (2001)
Jul 7 0.02 (1992)
Jul 8 0.13 (1991)
Jul 9 0.05 (1887)
Jul 10 Trace (2013)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 11 0.04 (2013)
Jul 12 0.05 (1992)
Jul 13 0.02 (1887)
Jul 14 0.24 (1886)
Jul 15 Trace (1952)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 16 0.02 (1995)
Jul 17 0.01 (1987)
Jul 18 0.36 (2015)
Jul 19 Trace (2014)
Jul 20 Trace (2005)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 21 Trace (2013)
Jul 22 0.10 (1986)
Jul 23 0.08 (1986)
Jul 24 Trace (1954)
Jul 25 0.04 (1910)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Jul 26 0.04 (2013)
Jul 27 Trace (2014)
Jul 28 0.01 (1968)
Jul 29 Trace (2003)
Jul 30 0.02 (1886)
Jul 31 0.01 (1886)

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AUGUST

Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 1 0.01 (1918)
Aug 2 0.02 (2014)
Aug 3 0.02 (2014)
Aug 4 0.05 (1955)
Aug 5 0.09 (1901)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 6 0.02 (1983)
Aug 7 0.11 (1968)
Aug 8 0.02 (1936)
Aug 9 0.19 (1942)
Aug 10 0.04 (1942)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 11 0.02 (1961)
Aug 12 0.32 (1972)
Aug 13 0.13 (1904)
Aug 14 Trace (1948)
Aug 15 0.40 (1984)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 16 0.19 (1977)
Aug 17 2.06 (1977)
Aug 18 0.44 (1983)
Aug 19 0.14 (1983)
Aug 20 0.03 (1906)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 21 Trace (1926)
Aug 22 0.04 (1904)
Aug 23 Trace (1959)
Aug 24 0.05 (1988)
Aug 25 0.01 (1894)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Aug 26 0.10 (1935)
Aug 27 0.01 (1972)
Aug 28 0.10 (1951)
Aug 29 0.08 (1888)
Aug 30 0.21 (1886)
Aug 31 0.61 (1889)

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JULY

Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 1 0.41 (1967)
Sep 2 0.02 (1913)
Sep 3 0.05 (1976)
Sep 4 0.30 (1963)
Sep 5 0.32 (1978)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 6 0.17 (1965)
Sep 7 Trace (2000)
Sep 8 0.19 (1982)
Sep 9 0.01 (1949)
Sep 10 1.74 (1976)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 11 0.33 (1923)
Sep 12 0.13 (1963)
Sep 13 0.07 (1918)
Sep 14 0.04 (1918)
Sep 15 2.39 (2015)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 16 0.07 (1989)
Sep 17 0.42 (1963)
Sep 18 1.39 (1965)
Sep 19 0.27 (1989)
Sep 20 0.29 (2005)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 21 0.15 (1887)
Sep 22 0.40 (2007)
Sep 23 0.28 (1908)
Sep 24 1.95 (1986)
Sep 25 3.96 (1939)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Sep 26 0.24 (1982)
Sep 27 0.68 (1919)
Sep 28 0.74 (1911)
Sep 29 0.49 (1911)
Sep 30 1.58 (1983)

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JULY

Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 1 0.74 (1916)
Oct 2 0.53 (1986)
Oct 3 0.37 (1912)
Oct 4 0.24 (1983)
Oct 5 1.15 (2011)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 6 0.30 (2010)
Oct 7 0.17 (1904)
Oct 8 0.42 (1889)
Oct 9 0.44 (1904)
Oct 10 0.71 (1916)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 11 0.34 (1957)
Oct 12 0.43 (1941)
Oct 13 1.09 (1899)
Oct 14 1.75 (1897)
Oct 15 0.27 (1907)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 16 0.35 (1963)
Oct 17 1.72 (1934)
Oct 18 0.48 (1934)
Oct 19 0.79 (2004)
Oct 20 3.16 (1889)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 21 0.53 (1889)
Oct 22 0.77 (1987)
Oct 23 1.87 (1889)
Oct 24 0.55 (1919)
Oct 25 1.04 (1940)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Oct 26 1.74 (1901)
Oct 27 1.37 (1883)
Oct 28 0.56 (1942)
Oct 29 0.84 (1877)
Oct 30 1.02 (1996)
Oct 31 1.64 (1927)

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NOVEMBER

Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 1 0.44 (1983)
Nov 2 0.35 (1957)
Nov 3 0.35 (1960)
Nov 4 0.42 (1987)
Nov 5 0.56 (1960)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 6 1.07 (1969)
Nov 7 3.85 (1966)
Nov 8 1.82 (2002)
Nov 9 3.41 (1879)
Nov 10 1.95 (1902)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 11 1.55 (1954)
Nov 12 1.88 (1946)
Nov 13 0.99 (1884)
Nov 14 1.33 (1928)
Nov 15 1.64 (1952)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 16 2.01 (1888)
Nov 17 1.58 (1900)
Nov 18 1.50 (1913)
Nov 19 3.61 (1967)
Nov 20 1.38 (1967)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 21 2.97 (1967)
Nov 22 3.51 (1965)
Nov 23 0.91 (1946)
Nov 24 2.03 (1926)
Nov 25 0.78 (1885)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Nov 26 1.28 (1926)
Nov 27 1.03 (1981)
Nov 28 3.51 (1892)
Nov 29 2.43 (1970)
Nov 30 1.96 (1982)

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DECEMBER

Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 1 1.40 (1925)
Dec 2 1.21 (2014)
Dec 3 1.59 (1880)
Dec 4 1.59 (1974)
Dec 5 1.81 (1966)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 6 1.91 (2018)
Dec 7 2.78 (1992)
Dec 8 2.29 (1909)
Dec 9 1.70 (1996)
Dec 10 1.58 (1941)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 11 1.65 (1937)
Dec 12 4.30 (1889)
Dec 13 1.67 (1933)
Dec 14 2.16 (2021)
Dec 15 2.26 (1880)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 16 1.96 (2002)
Dec 17 1.97 (1880)
Dec 18 2.18 (1938)
Dec 19 2.80 (2010)
Dec 20 4.19 (1879)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 21 1.57 (1970)
Dec 22 2.63 (1888)
Dec 23 1.84 (1940)
Dec 24 2.64 (1971)
Dec 25 3.01 (1884)
Month/Day Record High & Year
Dec 26 1.20 (1977)
Dec 27 1.81 (1936)
Dec 28 5.55 (2004)
Dec 29 3.84 (1965)
Dec 30 2.60 (2021)
Dec 31 4.86 (1933)

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Monthly rainfall record (for each month) in bold blue.

Source: National Weather Service, Los Angeles.