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Monthly Rainfall (Precipitation)

Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California
(Van Nuys Airport)
1998-2019

Also see:
Monthly Precipitation for Downtown Los Angeles
Monthly Precipitation for Los Angeles International Airport
Monthly Precipitation for Burbank
Monthly Precipitation for Lancaster
Monthly Precipitation for Long Beach
Monthly Precipitation for Palmdale
Monthly Precipitation for Pasadena
Monthly Precipitation for Sandberg
Monthly Precipitation for Santa Catalina Island
Monthly Precipitation for Westwood, Los Angeles
Monthly Precipitation for Woodland Hills, Los Angeles

Why our “Rainfall Season” is different than that of the National Weather Service


Quantity is measured in inches

Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
Season Avg.* 0.03 0.02 0.12 0.55 0.69 1.67 2.44 3.12 1.61 0.69 0.23 0.02 11.21
2019-2020 T 0.00 T --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- T (1)
2018-2019 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.32 0.97 2.60 6.29 6.19 1.82 0.01 0.73 T 18.93
2017-2018 0.00 0.05 0.01 T 0.03 T 1.79 0.18 3.81 0.03 0.04 0.00 5.94
2016-2017 0.00 0.00 T 0.31 1.23 3.71 6.26 5.00 0.24 0.11 0.05 T 16.91
2015-2016 0.60 T 1.02 0.07 0.01 0.58 3.37 0.56 1.71 0.18 0.23 T 8.33
2014-2015 0.00 0.04 0.00 0.22 0.77 3.72 1.13 0.42 0.81 0.07 0.25 0.02 7.45
2013-2014 0.03 0.00 0.00 0.07 0.39 0.44 T 4.22 1.05 0.15 T T 6.35
2012-2013 0.01 T 0.02 0.46 1.08 2.17 1.47 0.37 0.96 T 0.67 0.00 7.21
2011-2012 T 0.00 0.11 0.50 2.22 1.24 1.28 0.04 2.07 2.34 0.00 T 9.80
2010-2011 T 0.00 T 1.36 1.01 7.55 0.73 2.77 7.90 T 0.30 T 21.62
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
2009-2010 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.07 T 2.69 6.90 4.32 0.65 1.28 0.08 0.00 16.99
2008-2009 0.00 0.00 T 0.07 1.80 2.03 0.46 5.68 0.52 0.01 T 0.03 10.60
2007-2008 0.02 T 1.03 0.49 0.63 0.70 7.90 1.75 0.01 0.02 0.19 T 12.74
2006-2007 T T T 0.08 0.15 0.63 0.19 1.85 0.02 0.57 T 0.00 3.49
2005-2006 0.00 0.00 0.13 1.71 0.42 0.72 2.19 2.71 3.67 2.72 0.89 0.01 15.17
2004-2005 0.00 0.00 T 2.79 0.42 4.32 4.34 12.72 1.72 0.77 0.24 0.00 27.32
2003-2004 T T 0.00 0.13 0.01 0.45 0.09 2.39 0.14 0.21 0.00 0.00 3.42
2002-2003 T 0.00 0.04 T 0.62 0.60 T 4.02 1.64 0.60 1.08 T 8.60
2001-2002 T T T 0.10 1.28 0.62 0.40 0.09 0.09 0.02 0.07 0.00 2.67
2000-2001 0.00 0.30 0.13 1.66 0.00 0.01 4.86 5.41 1.52 0.84 T T 14.73
Season Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Season Total
1999-2000 T T T 0.00 0.37 0.06 0.72 4.75 1.83 2.19 0.05 T 9.97
1998-1999 0.00 T 0.09 0.11 1.17 0.33 0.84 0.18 1.65 2.38 T 0.39 7.14

* Average as calculated for the period since 1998.
(1) Seasonal rainfall through latest full month.
(2) Complete data are not yet available for this month. Data are preliminary and subject to revision.

Source: Western Regional Climate Center