Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1900
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1989
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1955
Ties: 1910
Nov–Dec 1900
2-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Oct–Dec 1900
3-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Sep–Dec 1900
4-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Aug–Dec 1900
5-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jul–Dec 1900
6-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jun–Dec 1900
7-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1990
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
May–Dec 1900
8-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Apr–Dec 1900
9-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Ties: 1942
Mar–Dec 1900
10-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Feb–Dec 1900
11-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jan–Dec 1900
12-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jul 1899–Dec 1900
18-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1976
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1899–Dec 1900
24-Month
44.86"
(1,139.44mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1899 2014
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1898–Dec 1900
36-Month
57.33"
(1,456.18mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-9.89"
(-251.21mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 2015
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jan 1897–Dec 1900
48-Month
79.28"
(2,013.71mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1949
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Jan 1896–Dec 1900
60-Month
108.79"
(2,763.27mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1932
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/