Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1897
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 1976
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1948
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
-5.49"
(-139.44mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
-6.29"
(-159.76mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1948
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-8.27"
(-210.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1935 1929
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1996
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
58.59"
(1,488.19mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1996
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
83.64"
(2,124.46mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1996
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
120.59"
(3,062.99mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
-5.74"
(-145.79mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
153.26"
(3,892.80mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
-15.11"
(-383.80mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
196.83"
(4,999.48mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
-13.56"
(-344.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/