Climate at a Glance

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Utah

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1953 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1969, 1985, 2006
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1999
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1972
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
2.33"
(59.18mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
4.46"
(113.28mm)
8.54"
(216.92mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
11.12"
(282.45mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
6.24"
(158.50mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1941
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
27.07"
(687.58mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
30.82"
(782.83mm)
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
-9.77"
(-248.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984
Ties: 1902
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
54.04"
(1,372.62mm)
-12.83"
(-325.89mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
53.86"
(1,368.04mm)
67.49"
(1,714.25mm)
-13.63"
(-346.21mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/