Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, December 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2003
1-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2000 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1933
Nov–Dec 2003
2-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1897
Ties: 1951
Oct–Dec 2003
3-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Sep–Dec 2003
4-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
18.20"
(462.28mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Aug–Dec 2003
5-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
19.22"
(488.19mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Jul–Dec 2003
6-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
20.11"
(510.79mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1929
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Jun–Dec 2003
7-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
22.00"
(558.80mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
May–Dec 2003
8-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
24.25"
(615.95mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Apr–Dec 2003
9-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1952
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1948
Mar–Dec 2003
10-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
31.23"
(793.24mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1952
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1933
Feb–Dec 2003
11-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1952
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1948
Jan–Dec 2003
12-Month
43.47"
(1,104.14mm)
42.03"
(1,067.56mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1929
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1996
Jul 2002–Dec 2003
18-Month
56.92"
(1,445.77mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1996
Jan 2002–Dec 2003
24-Month
79.98"
(2,031.49mm)
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1996
Jan 2001–Dec 2003
36-Month
119.14"
(3,026.16mm)
126.33"
(3,208.78mm)
-7.19"
(-182.62mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Jan 2000–Dec 2003
48-Month
153.35"
(3,895.09mm)
168.37"
(4,276.60mm)
-15.02"
(-381.51mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1998
Jan 1999–Dec 2003
60-Month
202.65"
(5,147.31mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
-7.74"
(-196.60mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1993 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/