Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1905
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1898 1989
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1955
Nov–Dec 1905
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Oct–Dec 1905
3-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Sep–Dec 1905
4-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 2013
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Aug–Dec 1905
5-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 2013
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jul–Dec 1905
6-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Ties: 2011
Jun–Dec 1905
7-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1990
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
May–Dec 1905
8-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1959
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Apr–Dec 1905
9-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Mar–Dec 1905
10-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1901 1959
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Feb–Dec 1905
11-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1903 2013
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan–Dec 1905
12-Month
20.36"
(517.14mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jul 1904–Dec 1905
18-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1899 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan 1904–Dec 1905
24-Month
48.59"
(1,234.19mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1903 2014
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan 1903–Dec 1905
36-Month
69.32"
(1,760.73mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1903 2015
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan 1902–Dec 1905
48-Month
94.14"
(2,391.16mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1903 1949
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Jan 1901–Dec 1905
60-Month
116.58"
(2,961.13mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1904 1932
37th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/