Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Ties: 1928
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 1926
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
19.11"
(485.39mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1961
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
34.12"
(866.65mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Ties: 2006
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
37.10"
(942.34mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
38.00"
(965.20mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1974
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1974
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
45.46"
(1,154.68mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
3.32"
(84.32mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1997
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
73.64"
(1,870.46mm)
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
85.16"
(2,163.06mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
130.69"
(3,319.53mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
198.29"
(5,036.57mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-12.17"
(-309.11mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/