Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1954 1989
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1955
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Ties: 1981
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
4.02"
(102.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1954 1959
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1954 1959
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1959
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 2013
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
23.58"
(598.93mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 1911, 1926
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
34.86"
(885.44mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1929
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
-4.67"
(-118.61mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 2015
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
68.77"
(1,746.76mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1949
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
86.72"
(2,202.69mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1953 1932
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/