Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1897
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-4.69"
(-119.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1948
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1933
Ties: 2004
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
-4.72"
(-119.88mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1948
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1996
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1996
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
76.51"
(1,943.35mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
-7.66"
(-194.57mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1996
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
110.90"
(2,816.86mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
-15.43"
(-391.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1997
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
152.53"
(3,874.26mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
-15.84"
(-402.34mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
182.52"
(4,636.01mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
-27.87"
(-707.90mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/