Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
91st Driest Driest to Date 1985
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1933
Ties: 1941, 2001
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
5.26"
(133.60mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
4.01"
(101.86mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1929
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1895 1952
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1952
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1933
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
4.66"
(118.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1895 1952
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
49.17"
(1,248.92mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1895 1929
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
65.00"
(1,651.00mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
77th Driest Driest to Date 1930
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
84.93"
(2,157.22mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/