Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1916
1-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1914 1989
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1955
Nov–Dec 1916
2-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Oct–Dec 1916
3-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 2013
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Sep–Dec 1916
4-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 2013
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Ties: 1962
Aug–Dec 1916
5-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1915 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Jul–Dec 1916
6-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1915 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Jun–Dec 1916
7-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1915 1990
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Ties: 1998
May–Dec 1916
8-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Apr–Dec 1916
9-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1911 1959
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Mar–Dec 1916
10-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Feb–Dec 1916
11-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-3.03"
(-76.97mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jan–Dec 1916
12-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1914 2013
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jul 1915–Dec 1916
18-Month
32.71"
(830.83mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1913 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jan 1915–Dec 1916
24-Month
53.08"
(1,348.23mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 2014
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1983
Jan 1914–Dec 1916
36-Month
78.64"
(1,997.46mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1915 2015
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jan 1913–Dec 1916
48-Month
100.25"
(2,546.35mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1915 1949
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jan 1912–Dec 1916
60-Month
119.20"
(3,027.68mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1932
29th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/