Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Precipitation Rankings, December 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2014
1-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2013 1989
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1955
Nov–Dec 2014
2-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Oct–Dec 2014
3-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Ties: 1992
Sep–Dec 2014
4-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Aug–Dec 2014
5-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jul–Dec 2014
6-Month
10.59"
(268.99mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jun–Dec 2014
7-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
8.56"
(217.42mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2013 1990
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
May–Dec 2014
8-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Apr–Dec 2014
9-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Mar–Dec 2014
10-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Feb–Dec 2014
11-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Ties: 1975
Jan–Dec 2014
12-Month
19.90"
(505.46mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 2013
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jul 2013–Dec 2014
18-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
30.66"
(778.76mm)
-7.64"
(-194.05mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2013–Dec 2014
24-Month
27.83"
(706.88mm)
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
-16.94"
(-430.28mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2014
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Jan 2012–Dec 2014
36-Month
51.28"
(1,302.51mm)
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
-15.94"
(-404.88mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2013 2015
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Jan 2011–Dec 2014
48-Month
70.07"
(1,779.78mm)
89.43"
(2,271.52mm)
-19.36"
(-491.74mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1991 1949
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Jan 2010–Dec 2014
60-Month
101.25"
(2,571.75mm)
111.65"
(2,835.91mm)
-10.40"
(-264.16mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2013 1932
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1983
Ties: 1994

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/