Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1903
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1898 1989
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1955
Nov–Dec 1903
2-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Ties: 1969
Oct–Dec 1903
3-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Sep–Dec 1903
4-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Aug–Dec 1903
5-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jul–Dec 1903
6-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jun–Dec 1903
7-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1901 1990
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
May–Dec 1903
8-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Apr–Dec 1903
9-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Mar–Dec 1903
10-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1901 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Feb–Dec 1903
11-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jan–Dec 1903
12-Month
20.73"
(526.54mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jul 1902–Dec 1903
18-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jan 1902–Dec 1903
24-Month
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1901 2014
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jan 1901–Dec 1903
36-Month
67.99"
(1,726.95mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2015
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1900–Dec 1903
48-Month
88.04"
(2,236.22mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1901 1949
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jan 1899–Dec 1903
60-Month
112.85"
(2,866.39mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1932
49th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/