Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1949 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1912
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1949 2017
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1949 2003
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1983
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1949 2003
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1949 1973
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
6.56"
(166.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
7.12"
(180.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1949 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
8.61"
(218.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1974
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
48.55"
(1,233.17mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
50.32"
(1,278.13mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
58.98"
(1,498.09mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1997
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
90.50"
(2,298.70mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1997
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
143.12"
(3,635.25mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
16.75"
(425.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
182.92"
(4,646.17mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
14.45"
(367.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
229.24"
(5,822.70mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
18.78"
(477.02mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/