Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of November 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
0.11"
(2.79mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1989
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1955
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Ties: 1905
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1986 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1986 1959
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1959
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
14.43"
(366.52mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1976 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
17.41"
(442.21mm)
-5.49"
(-139.44mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1976 2013
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
24.07"
(611.38mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1976 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
34.81"
(884.17mm)
-8.98"
(-228.09mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
42.38"
(1,076.45mm)
52.26"
(1,327.40mm)
-9.88"
(-250.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
60.39"
(1,533.91mm)
69.53"
(1,766.06mm)
-9.14"
(-232.15mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1949
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
72.65"
(1,845.31mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-14.18"
(-360.17mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1950 1932
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/