Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1912
Ties: 1987
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 2017
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1895 2003
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1948
Ties: 1955
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1948
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1895 1973
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1948
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1972
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1974
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
44.84"
(1,138.94mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
58.56"
(1,487.42mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
92.77"
(2,356.36mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
134.22"
(3,409.19mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
93rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
30th 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 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/