Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1933
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1897
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1933
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
21.42"
(544.07mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1947 1929
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1933
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
34.34"
(872.24mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
10.09"
(256.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
11.23"
(285.24mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1947 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
10.24"
(260.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
48.12"
(1,222.25mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
12.16"
(308.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1947 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
53.45"
(1,357.63mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1929
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
75.85"
(1,926.59mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1996
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
95.24"
(2,419.10mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
11.07"
(281.18mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1996
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
138.92"
(3,528.57mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1997
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
185.25"
(4,705.35mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
16.88"
(428.75mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1998
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
215.55"
(5,474.97mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
53rd 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 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/