Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1915
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1989
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1955
Nov–Dec 1915
2-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Oct–Dec 1915
3-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Sep–Dec 1915
4-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1912 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Aug–Dec 1915
5-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1912 2013
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Jul–Dec 1915
6-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1912 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Jun–Dec 1915
7-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1990
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
May–Dec 1915
8-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Apr–Dec 1915
9-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Mar–Dec 1915
10-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Feb–Dec 1915
11-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jan–Dec 1915
12-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
4.57"
(116.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jul 1914–Dec 1915
18-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1983
Jan 1914–Dec 1915
24-Month
52.52"
(1,334.01mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1914 2014
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1913–Dec 1915
36-Month
74.13"
(1,882.90mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1914 2015
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jan 1912–Dec 1915
48-Month
93.08"
(2,364.23mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1914 1949
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1983
Jan 1911–Dec 1915
60-Month
117.50"
(2,984.50mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1914 1932
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 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/