Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1989
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1955
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1956
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 1905
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1929 2013
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1929
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
51.86"
(1,317.24mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
70.86"
(1,799.84mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1949
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Ties: 1946
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
83.50"
(2,120.90mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/