Climate at a Glance

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1989
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1955
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
8.69"
(220.72mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
16.83"
(427.48mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1990
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1959
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
20.71"
(526.03mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1959
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
15.44"
(392.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1959
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
18.39"
(467.10mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
20.07"
(509.77mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 2013
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
26.28"
(667.52mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
74.45"
(1,891.03mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2014
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
100.69"
(2,557.53mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
33.47"
(850.14mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2015
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
124.81"
(3,170.17mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
35.38"
(898.65mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1949
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
149.44"
(3,795.78mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
37.79"
(959.87mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1932
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 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/