Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2000
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1999 1989
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1955
Nov–Dec 2000
2-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Oct–Dec 2000
3-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Sep–Dec 2000
4-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Aug–Dec 2000
5-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-3.66"
(-92.97mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Jul–Dec 2000
6-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-3.77"
(-95.75mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Jun–Dec 2000
7-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1999 1990
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
May–Dec 2000
8-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1999 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Apr–Dec 2000
9-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1959
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Mar–Dec 2000
10-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-4.88"
(-123.96mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1999 1959
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Feb–Dec 2000
11-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Jan–Dec 2000
12-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Jul 1999–Dec 2000
18-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-4.97"
(-126.23mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Jan 1999–Dec 2000
24-Month
39.06"
(992.12mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-5.71"
(-145.04mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1991 2014
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jan 1998–Dec 2000
36-Month
75.47"
(1,916.94mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1999 2015
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Ties: 2006
Jan 1997–Dec 2000
48-Month
96.07"
(2,440.18mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1994 1949
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Jan 1996–Dec 2000
60-Month
128.58"
(3,265.93mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
16.93"
(430.02mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/