Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1937
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 1989
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1955
Nov–Dec 1937
2-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Oct–Dec 1937
3-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Sep–Dec 1937
4-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Aug–Dec 1937
5-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Jul–Dec 1937
6-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Jun–Dec 1937
7-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1936 1990
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
May–Dec 1937
8-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1936 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Apr–Dec 1937
9-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1959
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1983
Mar–Dec 1937
10-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1936 1959
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Feb–Dec 1937
11-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1983
Jan–Dec 1937
12-Month
27.80"
(706.12mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1936 2013
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1983
Jul 1936–Dec 1937
18-Month
34.47"
(875.54mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Jan 1936–Dec 1937
24-Month
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1936 2014
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jan 1935–Dec 1937
36-Month
72.91"
(1,851.91mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
5.69"
(144.52mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 2015
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jan 1934–Dec 1937
48-Month
90.34"
(2,294.64mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1936 1949
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1983
Jan 1933–Dec 1937
60-Month
109.04"
(2,769.62mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1932
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/