Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1918
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.52"
(-38.60mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1989
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1955
Ties: 1985
Nov–Dec 1918
2-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1917 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Oct–Dec 1918
3-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Sep–Dec 1918
4-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Aug–Dec 1918
5-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jul–Dec 1918
6-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jun–Dec 1918
7-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1917 1990
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
May–Dec 1918
8-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1917 1959
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1912
Apr–Dec 1918
9-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1917 1959
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Mar–Dec 1918
10-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1959
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Feb–Dec 1918
11-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Jan–Dec 1918
12-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1917 2013
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jul 1917–Dec 1918
18-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-6.94"
(-176.27mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jan 1917–Dec 1918
24-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-10.22"
(-259.59mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1898 2014
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Jan 1916–Dec 1918
36-Month
60.67"
(1,541.02mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1912 2015
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Ties: 2016
Jan 1915–Dec 1918
48-Month
87.63"
(2,225.80mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1913 1949
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Jan 1914–Dec 1918
60-Month
113.19"
(2,875.03mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1932
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/