Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1955
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1967 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1967 1990
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1967 1959
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1959
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1966 1959
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1966 2013
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
44.12"
(1,120.65mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2014
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
62.84"
(1,596.14mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1962 2015
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
84.82"
(2,154.43mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1962 1949
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
107.09"
(2,720.09mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1963 1932
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 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/