Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1963
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1989
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1955
Nov–Dec 1963
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Oct–Dec 1963
3-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Sep–Dec 1963
4-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Aug–Dec 1963
5-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Jul–Dec 1963
6-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Jun–Dec 1963
7-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1990
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
May–Dec 1963
8-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1962 1959
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Ties: 1942
Apr–Dec 1963
9-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1962 1959
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Mar–Dec 1963
10-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
3.67"
(93.21mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1962 1959
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Feb–Dec 1963
11-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Ties: 1981
Jan–Dec 1963
12-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jul 1962–Dec 1963
18-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1962 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1962–Dec 1963
24-Month
46.84"
(1,189.74mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1962 2014
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan 1961–Dec 1963
36-Month
63.37"
(1,609.60mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
Jan 1960–Dec 1963
48-Month
85.14"
(2,162.56mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1962 1949
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
Jan 1959–Dec 1963
60-Month
100.35"
(2,548.89mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-11.30"
(-287.02mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/