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Seasonal Rainfall (Precipitation)
2019-2020

Downtown Los Angeles
(USC Campus)

Rainfall Over Downtown Los Angeles at Night

Downtown Los Angeles skyline at night under the rain. Photo courtesy of Delia Thornton.

For monthly rainfall data for previous seasons, see Downtown L.A. Monthly Rainfall by Season Since 1877

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


Also see:
Downtown L.A. Total Seasonal Rainfall Since 1877
Downtown L.A. Record Rain Days by Month

Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Los Angeles International Airport
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Burbank
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Lancaster
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Long Beach
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Palmdale
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Pasadena
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Sandberg
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Santa Catalina Island
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Van Nuys, Los Angeles
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Westwood, Los Angeles
Current Season Rainfull-to-Date for Woodland Hills, Los Angeles

NOTE: When most weather reporting sources cite weather in Los Angeles (without specifying where, exactly, in Los Angeles), these numbers are typically for the Downtown Los Angeles weather station (actually located on the USC campus).

November 2019 Rainfall-to-Date

Rainfall measured in inches

Date (November) Rainfall Measured for Day Month's Accumulated Rainfall Measured
19 Trace Trace
20 Trace* Trace

* Accumulated rainfall for this day, as reported by the National Weather Service as of 7:52 a.m.



2019-2020 Rainfall Season-to-Date

Rainfall measured in inches

Month Rainfall Measured Rainfall Season-To-Date Monthly Normal* Monthly Departure From Normal Season-to-Date Departure From Season-to-Date Normal*
July 2019 Trace Trace 0.01 -0.01 -0.01
August 2019 0.00 Trace 0.04 -0.04 -0.05
September 2019 0.03 0.03 0.24 -0.21 -0.26
October 2019 0.00 0.03 0.66 -0.66 -0.92
November 2019 Pending Pending 1.04 Pending Pending
December 2019 Pending Pending 2.33 Pending Pending
Month Rainfall Measured Rainfall Season-To-Date Monthly Normal* Monthly Departure From Normal Season-to-Date Departure From Season-to-Date Normal*
January 2020 Pending Pending 3.12 Pending
February 2020 Pending Pending 3.80 Pending Pending
March 2019 Pending Pending 2.43 Pending Pending
April 2020 Pending Pending 0.91 Pending Pending
May 2020 Pending Pending 0.26 Pending Pending
June 2020 Pending Pending 0.09 Pending Pending

* Normals here are typically National Centers For Environmental Information data used by the National Weather Service, based upon averages for rainfall seasons 1981 through 2010 (to be updated in 2020). The total season normal is 14.93 inches.

Source: National Weather Service Forecast Office, Los Angeles/Oxnard