Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1904
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1903 1989
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1955
Nov–Dec 1904
2-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1901 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Oct–Dec 1904
3-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Sep–Dec 1904
4-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Aug–Dec 1904
5-Month
8.70"
(220.98mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Ties: 1946
Jul–Dec 1904
6-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Jun–Dec 1904
7-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1903 1990
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
May–Dec 1904
8-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1903 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Apr–Dec 1904
9-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1903 1959
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1983
Mar–Dec 1904
10-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
4.17"
(105.91mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1903 1959
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1983
Feb–Dec 1904
11-Month
26.39"
(670.31mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Dec 1904
12-Month
28.23"
(717.04mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
5.84"
(148.33mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jul 1903–Dec 1904
18-Month
35.62"
(904.75mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1903 1976
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1903–Dec 1904
24-Month
48.96"
(1,243.58mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1903 2014
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1902–Dec 1904
36-Month
73.78"
(1,874.01mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1903 2015
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan 1901–Dec 1904
48-Month
96.22"
(2,443.99mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1903 1949
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1900–Dec 1904
60-Month
116.27"
(2,953.26mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1903 1932
38th 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 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/