Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1912
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1946 2017
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1945 2003
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1938 2003
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1924
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1926 1924
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
17.41"
(442.21mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1973
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
18.76"
(476.50mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
34.68"
(880.87mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1974
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
37.36"
(948.94mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
40.18"
(1,020.57mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
60.23"
(1,529.84mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
92.80"
(2,357.12mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
132.60"
(3,368.04mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
178.92"
(4,544.57mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
10.45"
(265.43mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
216.63"
(5,502.40mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1999

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/