Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1955
Ties: 1972
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Ties: 1968
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1943 1959
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1943 2013
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1939 2013
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
25.21"
(640.33mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1944 1929
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
52.73"
(1,339.34mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1944 2015
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
70.86"
(1,799.84mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 1949
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Ties: 1953
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
87.72"
(2,228.09mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1937 1932
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 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/