Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1954 1895
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1954 1987
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1955 1987
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1955 1987
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1997
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1997
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
18.64"
(473.46mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1997
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
34.10"
(866.14mm)
29.44"
(747.78mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1997
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1997
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
52.17"
(1,325.12mm)
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1997
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
53.80"
(1,366.52mm)
12.95"
(328.93mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1929
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
95.14"
(2,416.56mm)
84.23"
(2,139.44mm)
10.91"
(277.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
142.41"
(3,617.21mm)
126.30"
(3,208.02mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
187.08"
(4,751.83mm)
168.46"
(4,278.88mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
218.70"
(5,554.98mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1955 1932
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/