Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1939 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1937
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1942 1926
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 2019
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
13.66"
(346.96mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1961
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1974
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
34.12"
(866.65mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
36.43"
(925.32mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
38.35"
(974.09mm)
37.10"
(942.34mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
38.00"
(965.20mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1997
Ties: 1907
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
78.48"
(1,993.39mm)
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
94.81"
(2,408.17mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
134.51"
(3,416.55mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
8.12"
(206.24mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
180.04"
(4,573.02mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
11.57"
(293.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
217.23"
(5,517.64mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/