Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1955
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1949 1990
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1949 1959
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1959
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 2013
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
10.41"
(264.42mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1951 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
51.56"
(1,309.62mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 2014
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
77.50"
(1,968.50mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
10.28"
(261.11mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1951 2015
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1983
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
92.72"
(2,355.09mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1949
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
112.94"
(2,868.68mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/