Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1989
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
25th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1922, 2014
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
14.85"
(377.19mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
15.56"
(395.22mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-4.79"
(-121.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1898 1929
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Ties: 1932
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 2015
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
69.63"
(1,768.60mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1898 1949
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
86.87"
(2,206.50mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1932
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/