Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1976
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1989
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1955
Ties: 1930
Nov–Dec 1976
2-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Oct–Dec 1976
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2013
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Sep–Dec 1976
4-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-4.56"
(-115.83mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 2013
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Aug–Dec 1976
5-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-4.26"
(-108.21mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jul–Dec 1976
6-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun–Dec 1976
7-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1959 1990
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
May–Dec 1976
8-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Apr–Dec 1976
9-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Mar–Dec 1976
10-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-6.88"
(-174.76mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–Dec 1976
11-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-6.84"
(-173.74mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1959 2013
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan–Dec 1976
12-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-10.64"
(-270.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2013
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jul 1975–Dec 1976
18-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-13.24"
(-336.29mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan 1975–Dec 1976
24-Month
32.69"
(830.33mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-12.08"
(-306.83mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1947 2014
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan 1974–Dec 1976
36-Month
54.04"
(1,372.62mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-13.18"
(-334.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1961 2015
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan 1973–Dec 1976
48-Month
82.97"
(2,107.44mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-6.46"
(-164.08mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1962 1949
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan 1972–Dec 1976
60-Month
100.18"
(2,544.57mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-11.47"
(-291.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/