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Season Rainfall (Precipitation)
2023-2024

Los Angeles International Airport

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Wet Day at Los Angeles International Airport

Wet day at Los Angeles International Airport. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.


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


Also see:
-- Historic LAX Seasonal Rainfall

-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Downtown Los Angeles
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Beverly Hills
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Burbank
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Claremont
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Hawthorne
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Lancaster
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Long Beach
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Palmdale
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Pasadena
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Sandberg
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Santa Catalina Island
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Santa Clarita
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Santa Fe Dam (San Gabriel Valley)
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Santa Monica
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Torrance
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Van Nuys, Los Angeles
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Westwood, Los Angeles
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Whittier
-- Current Season Rainfall-to-Date - Woodland Hills, Los Angeles

Rainfall, Precipitation, Weather, Map, Los Angeles County
The Almanac now monitors rainfall for Beverly Hills and Torrance.


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).


Rainfall and Raindrops
How Much Water is One Inch of Rain?


Los Angeles International Airport
May 2024 Rainfall-to-Date

Rainfall measured in inches

Date (May) Rainfall Measured for Day Month's Cumulative Rainfall Measured
5 0.02 0.02
5 0.10 0.12


Los Angeles International Airport
2023-2024 Rainfall Season-to-Date

Monthly rainfall totals for previous seasons are found at Monthly Rainfall for Los Angeles International Airport.


Rainfall measured in inches

NOTE: Rainfall normals were updated on May 4, 2021.

Month Rainfall For Month Rainfall For Season
Measured for Month Monthly Normal Deviation from Monthly Normal Measured for Season-to-Date Season Normal-to-Date Deviation from Season Normal-to-Date
Jul 2023 0.00 0.04 -0.04 0.00 0.04 -0.04
Aug 2023 2.57 0.00 +2.57 2.57 0.04 +2.53
Sep 2023 0.05 0.11 -0.06 2.62 0.15 +2.47
Oct 2023 Trace 0.49 -0.49 2.62 0.64 +1.98
Nov 2023 0.13 0.82 -0.69 2.75 1.46 +1.29
Dec 2023 3.57 2.23 +1.34 6.32 3.69 +2.63
Month Rainfall For Month Rainfall For Season
Measured for Month Monthly Normal Deviation from Monthly Normal Measured for Season-to-Date Season Normal-to-Date Deviation from Season Normal-to-Date
Jan 2024 1.95 2.86 -0.91 8.27 6.55 +1.72
Feb 2024 10.02 2.99 +7.03 18.29 9.54 +8.75
Mar 2024 3.28 1.73 +1.55 21.57 11.27 +10.30
Apr 2024 0.52 0.60 -0.08 22.09 11.87 +10.22
May 2024 -Pending- 0.28 --- -Pending- 12.15 ---
Jun 2024 -Pending- 0.08 --- -Pending- 12.23 ---

† Normals, reissued every ten years, were updated on May 4, 2021. The latest normals are National Centers For Environmental Information data, used by the National Weather Service, based upon 30-year averages, covering 1991 through 2020. The total season normal for this station is 12.23 inches.

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