Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1955
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Ties: 1927
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
7.96"
(202.18mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1917
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1967 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Ties: 1946
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1959
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1966 1959
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1959
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
34.63"
(879.60mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1967 1929
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
66.38"
(1,686.05mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1949
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
83.51"
(2,121.15mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1964 1932
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 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/