Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 1989
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1955
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1930 2013
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1930 2013
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-3.86"
(-98.05mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1930 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1930 2013
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-4.22"
(-107.18mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 1990
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1930 1959
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1959
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-9.08"
(-230.63mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1929 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-9.33"
(-236.98mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 2014
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-18.61"
(-472.70mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 2015
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
65.13"
(1,654.30mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-24.30"
(-617.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1949
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
91.51"
(2,324.35mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-20.14"
(-511.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1932
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 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/