Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1933
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1897
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Ties: 1960
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1957 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1929
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1952
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1948
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1952
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1933
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1948
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1929
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1996
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
67.73"
(1,720.34mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1996
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
91.13"
(2,314.70mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1996
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
137.90"
(3,502.66mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
11.57"
(293.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
184.27"
(4,680.46mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
223.48"
(5,676.39mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
13.09"
(332.48mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/