Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1960
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1922
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Ties: 1923
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1922
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1948
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1973
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1916
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
22.81"
(579.37mm)
8.63"
(219.21mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
10.09"
(256.28mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
45.16"
(1,147.06mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
9.70"
(246.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1974
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
48.49"
(1,231.65mm)
39.14"
(994.16mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
51.46"
(1,307.08mm)
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1974
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
52.20"
(1,325.88mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
10.07"
(255.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
71.20"
(1,808.48mm)
58.89"
(1,495.81mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
100.39"
(2,549.91mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
16.08"
(408.44mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
138.30"
(3,512.82mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
11.90"
(302.26mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1997
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
184.88"
(4,695.95mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
16.39"
(416.30mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
228.70"
(5,808.98mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
18.22"
(462.79mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/