Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1955
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Ties: 2016
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
7.46"
(189.48mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
7.48"
(189.99mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Ties: 1994
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1990
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
36.98"
(939.29mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 2014
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
64.74"
(1,644.40mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 2015
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
89.29"
(2,267.97mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1949
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
107.14"
(2,721.36mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1932
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/