Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1933
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1897
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
7.47"
(189.73mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
26.53"
(673.86mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1929
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1933
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1948
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1933
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1948
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
41.42"
(1,052.07mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1929
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
91.36"
(2,320.54mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1996
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
140.21"
(3,561.33mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
182.45"
(4,634.23mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
14.08"
(357.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
219.68"
(5,579.87mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
9.29"
(235.96mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/