Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2013
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1955
Nov–Dec 2013
2-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Oct–Dec 2013
3-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Sep–Dec 2013
4-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Aug–Dec 2013
5-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jul–Dec 2013
6-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
-5.09"
(-129.28mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jun–Dec 2013
7-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1990
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
May–Dec 2013
8-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Apr–Dec 2013
9-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Mar–Dec 2013
10-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
-8.13"
(-206.51mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Feb–Dec 2013
11-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
-11.40"
(-289.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan–Dec 2013
12-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-14.46"
(-367.29mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2013
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jul 2012–Dec 2013
18-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-11.36"
(-288.54mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1990 1976
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2012–Dec 2013
24-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-13.39"
(-340.11mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1990 2014
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2011–Dec 2013
36-Month
50.17"
(1,274.32mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-17.05"
(-433.07mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2009 2015
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2010–Dec 2013
48-Month
81.35"
(2,066.29mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2010 1949
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2009–Dec 2013
60-Month
98.40"
(2,499.36mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-13.25"
(-336.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1992 1932
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/