Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1895 1989
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1895 1956
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1988
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1937, 2001
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1895 1917
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
4.28"
(108.72mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1895 2013
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 2013
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
86th Driest Driest to Date 1959
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
4.28"
(108.72mm)
96th Driest Driest to Date 1929
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/