Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1957
1-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1956 1989
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1955
Nov–Dec 1957
2-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Oct–Dec 1957
3-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Sep–Dec 1957
4-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Aug–Dec 1957
5-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jul–Dec 1957
6-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jun–Dec 1957
7-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 1990
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
May–Dec 1957
8-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1956 1959
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Apr–Dec 1957
9-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1956 1959
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Mar–Dec 1957
10-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1956 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Feb–Dec 1957
11-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Jan–Dec 1957
12-Month
24.55"
(623.57mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1956 2013
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1956–Dec 1957
18-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jan 1956–Dec 1957
24-Month
42.40"
(1,076.96mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1956 2014
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan 1955–Dec 1957
36-Month
66.11"
(1,679.19mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 2015
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Jan 1954–Dec 1957
48-Month
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1956 1949
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan 1953–Dec 1957
60-Month
106.30"
(2,700.02mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/