Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1908
1-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1989
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1955
Nov–Dec 1908
2-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Oct–Dec 1908
3-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Sep–Dec 1908
4-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Aug–Dec 1908
5-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jul–Dec 1908
6-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-2.17"
(-55.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1905 2013
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jun–Dec 1908
7-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1905 1990
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
May–Dec 1908
8-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1959
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Apr–Dec 1908
9-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1905 1959
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Mar–Dec 1908
10-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1898 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Feb–Dec 1908
11-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan–Dec 1908
12-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1898 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jul 1907–Dec 1908
18-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-6.47"
(-164.33mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1898 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1907–Dec 1908
24-Month
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1903 2014
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1906–Dec 1908
36-Month
79.29"
(2,013.97mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1905–Dec 1908
48-Month
99.65"
(2,531.11mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1905 1949
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1904–Dec 1908
60-Month
127.88"
(3,248.15mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1906 1932
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/