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Monthly Precipitation (Rainfall)
William J. Fox Airfield, Lancaster

1973 to 2018

Desert Rainbow

Desert rainbow. Photo by Skeeze, courtesy Pixabay.com.

Also see:
Monthly Precipitation for Downtown Los Angeles
Monthly Precipitation for Los Angeles International Airport
Monthly Precipitation for Long Beach Airport
Monthly Precipitation for Hollywood Burbank Airport, Burbank

Quantity is measured in inches

Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
Season Average 0.13 0.10 0.17 0.36 0.46 1.02 1.44 1.62 1.11 0.33 0.11 0.04 6.88
2017-2018 T 0.03 0.07 T 0.02 T 0.95 0.17 1.53 0.09 0.00 0.00 2.86
2016-2017 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.22 1.59 2.47 1.88 0.17 T 0.00 0.00 6.51
2015-2016 2.34 0.00 0.64 0.70 0.22 0.37 1.73 0.03 0.62 0.15 0.00 T 6.80
2014-2015 T 0.03 T 0.14 0.16 2.62 0.96 0.40 0.04 0.01 0.28 0.04 4.68
2013-2014 0.02 T T 0.05 1.45 0.09 0.05 1.82 0.22 0.23 T 0.00 3.93
2012-2013 T 0.02 0.02 0.00 0.01 0.11 0.40 0.20 0.35 0.00 0.15 0.00 1.26
2011-2012 0.22 0.00 0.01 0.19 0.57 0.36 0.10 0.31 0.47 0.82 0.00 0.00 3.05
2010-2011 T 0.00 T 1.75 0.53 3.97 * 1.32 1.69 0.53 0.05 0.02 9.86**
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
2009-2010 0.00 T 0.00 0.01 T 0.88 3.96 1.68 0.28 0.82 T 0.00 7.63
2008-2009 T 0.00 0.02 T 1.55 0.92 0.36 2.38 0.13 0.00 0.02 0.01 5.39
2007-2008 T 0.02 0.20 0.18 0.50 0.09 3.73 0.48 T 0.01 0.07 0.00 5.28
2006-2007 0.02 0.00 0.00 0.09 T 0.34 0.02 0.71 0.19 T 0.00 0.00 1.37
2005-2006 0.16 0.01 0.80 1.77 T 0.19 0.83 1.00 1.02 0.68 0.02 0.00 6.48
2004-2005 0.00 0.00 T 1.93 0.15 3.65 5.26 4.71 0.72 0.57 0.50 0.00 17.49
2003-2004 0.11 T T 0.23 0.32 0.57 0.01 1.88 0.23 0.05 0.00 0.00 3.40
2002-2003 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.66 1.19 T 3.55 0.71 0.96 0.27 0.00 7.36
2001-2002 0.02 0.00 0.00 0.24 0.60 0.63 0.20 0.06 0.30 T 0.02 0.00 2.07
2000-2001 0.00 0.13 0.00 0.32 0.01 T 1.17 3.73 0.66 0.58 T 0.00 6.47
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
1999-2000 0.95 0.00 T 0.00 0.04 * * 1.76 1.12 1.82 0.00 0.08 5.77**
1998-1999 0.00 0.16 0.73 T 0.38 0.22 1.35 0.49 T 0.89 T 0.18 4.40
1997-1998 0.02 0.00 0.87 T 0.80 2.25 0.95 6.23 2.85 0.34 0.94 0.00 15.25
1996-1997 0.02 T 0.00 0.66 0.45 * 0.66 0.00 0.00 T T 0.00 1.79**
1995-1996 T 0.00 0.00 0.00 T 0.52 0.72 1.61 0.12 0.03 T 0.00 3.00
1994-1995 0.00 0.00 T 0.21 0.36 0.57 5.06 0.17 2.74 0.15 0.02 0.20 9.48
1993-1994 0.00 T 0.00 0.30 0.51 0.58 0.22 1.40 0.64 0.40 0.09 0.00 4.14
1992-1993 0.08 0.00 0.00 0.90 0.00 3.13 7.46 5.96 1.21 0.00 0.00 0.83 19.57
1991-1992 0.13 T 0.09 0.22 T 1.80 1.82 5.81 2.49 0.16 0.05 0.00 12.57
1990-1991 0.00 0.01 T 0.00 0.17 0.07 0.96 * 4.13 0.03 0.00 0.00 5.37**
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
1989-1990 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.05 0.05 0.00 0.76 0.52 0.15 0.11 0.06 T 1.89
1988-1989 0.02 0.47 0.00 0.01 0.13 1.57 0.31 1.59 0.06 0.01 0.23 0.00 4.40
1987-1988 T T 0.14 2.39 1.21 1.27 1.93 0.57 0.18 0.53 0.13 T 8.35
1986-1987 0.16 T T T 0.92 0.55 0.34 0.41 0.69 0.03 0.18 0.24 3.52
1985-1986 T 0.00 0.23 0.14 1.58 0.13 2.00 1.08 1.66 0.07 0.00 0.00 6.89
1984-1985 0.70 T 0.22 T 0.76 5.35 0.28 T 0.12 0.00 0.03 0.00 7.46
1983-1984 0.00 2.35 0.34 0.76 0.83 2.45 T 0.00 0.08 T 0.00 T 6.81
1982-1983 0.00 T 0.41 0.54 2.08 0.62 2.17 2.22 5.56 0.69 0.00 0.00 14.29
1981-1982 0.00 0.00 0.20 0.40 1.61 T 1.26 1.52 3.17 1.60 T T 9.76
1980-1981 T 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.96 0.82 3.02 0.08 0.07 0.00 4.96
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
1979-1980 0.00 0.05 T 0.05 0.26 0.08 2.12 5.71 1.39 0.29 0.28 0.00 10.23
1978-1979 0.20 0.24 0.88 0.13 0.60 0.66 4.57 1.06 3.07 0.00 0.02 0.00 11.43
1977-1978 0.00 1.03 0.00 T 0.08 4.04 2.61 3.97 2.54 0.89 0.00 0.00 15.16
1976-1977 T 0.00 1.28 0.02 0.28 T 2.60 T 0.78 T 1.10 T 6.06
1975-1976 0.01 0.00 0.19 0.23 0.05 T 0.00 1.39 0.69 0.39 0.06 T 3.01
1974-1975 0.71 0.00 T 1.09 T 1.26 T 0.69 1.05 0.62 T 0.00 5.42
1973-1974 * * * * * * * * * * 0.07 0.00 0.07**

T = Trace amount
* 26 days or more of data were missing for this month.
** Due to one or more months of missing data this season, accumulated numbers cannot reflect a complete season total.

Source: Western Regional Climate Center