Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1912
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 2017
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
Ties: 1913
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 2003
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1983
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
5.84"
(148.34mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 2003
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1948
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1948
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1956 1973
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1948
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
26.20"
(665.48mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1972
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1958 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
5.61"
(142.50mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Ties: 1968
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
47.65"
(1,210.31mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
59.23"
(1,504.44mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
88.05"
(2,236.47mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
129.10"
(3,279.14mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
181.62"
(4,613.15mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
13.15"
(334.01mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
220.42"
(5,598.67mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
9.96"
(252.99mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/