Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1933
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1897
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1933
Ties: 1946
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
Ties: 1903
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1929
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1948
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
35.59"
(903.99mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1933
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
39.76"
(1,009.90mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1948
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
48.85"
(1,240.79mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1929
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1996
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
69.65"
(1,769.11mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1996
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
91.09"
(2,313.69mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1996
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
128.32"
(3,259.33mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1967 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1997
Ties: 1963
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
178.28"
(4,528.31mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
221.10"
(5,615.94mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
10.71"
(272.03mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/