Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1895 1967
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1912
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1895 2017
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1895 2003
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1895 2003
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Ties: 1953
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1973
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1948
Ties: 2013
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1895 1985
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
35.41"
(899.41mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
5.07"
(128.77mm)
107th Driest Driest to Date 1985
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
77th Driest Driest to Date 1977
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1977
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
41.45"
(1,052.83mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1977
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/