Climate at a Glance

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Northwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1914
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1968
Ties: 2006, 2011
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1969 1917, 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1919
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1986 1919
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1948
Ties: 1950, 1979
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1993
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1993
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1904
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Ties: 1895
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1987 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Ties: 1991
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
28.14"
(714.76mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
30.70"
(779.78mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
54.84"
(1,392.94mm)
64.27"
(1,632.46mm)
-9.43"
(-239.52mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
87.71"
(2,227.83mm)
96.35"
(2,447.29mm)
-8.64"
(-219.46mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
115.34"
(2,929.64mm)
128.40"
(3,261.36mm)
-13.06"
(-331.72mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1933 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
153.01"
(3,886.45mm)
160.37"
(4,073.40mm)
-7.36"
(-186.95mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/