Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1936
1-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1935 1989
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1955
Nov–Dec 1936
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Oct–Dec 1936
3-Month
5.84"
(148.34mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Sep–Dec 1936
4-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Aug–Dec 1936
5-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Jul–Dec 1936
6-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Jun–Dec 1936
7-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1990
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
May–Dec 1936
8-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1935 1959
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1983
Apr–Dec 1936
9-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1932 1959
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Mar–Dec 1936
10-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1932 1959
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Feb–Dec 1936
11-Month
19.12"
(485.65mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Jan–Dec 1936
12-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2013
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jul 1935–Dec 1936
18-Month
29.66"
(753.36mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1934 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jan 1935–Dec 1936
24-Month
45.11"
(1,145.79mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1935 2014
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jan 1934–Dec 1936
36-Month
62.54"
(1,588.52mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2015
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Jan 1933–Dec 1936
48-Month
81.24"
(2,063.50mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-8.19"
(-208.02mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1949
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1983
Jan 1932–Dec 1936
60-Month
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-15.62"
(-396.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1935 1932
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 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/