Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
0.10"
(2.54mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1912
Ties: 1915, 2012
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1953 2017
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Ties: 1932, 1989
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1952 2003
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Ties: 1957
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1952 2003
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1948
Ties: 1898
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1952 1924
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1948
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1997
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1954 1973
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1948
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1972
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
34.18"
(868.17mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
38.80"
(985.52mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
86.38"
(2,194.05mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Ties: 1981
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
127.58"
(3,240.53mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1997
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
166.29"
(4,223.77mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
215.16"
(5,465.06mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/