Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, April 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1960
1-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1937
Mar–Apr 1960
2-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1926
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2018
Feb–Apr 1960
3-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2017
Jan–Apr 1960
4-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1961
Ties: 1897
Dec 1959–Apr 1960
5-Month
23.22"
(589.79mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Nov 1959–Apr 1960
6-Month
29.58"
(751.33mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Oct 1959–Apr 1960
7-Month
33.81"
(858.77mm)
34.12"
(866.65mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Sep 1959–Apr 1960
8-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Aug 1959–Apr 1960
9-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
37.10"
(942.34mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jul 1959–Apr 1960
10-Month
40.31"
(1,023.87mm)
38.00"
(965.20mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Jun 1959–Apr 1960
11-Month
42.21"
(1,072.13mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
May 1959–Apr 1960
12-Month
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1958 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1997
Nov 1958–Apr 1960
18-Month
80.82"
(2,052.83mm)
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
May 1958–Apr 1960
24-Month
90.54"
(2,299.72mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
6.23"
(158.25mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1997
May 1957–Apr 1960
36-Month
133.47"
(3,390.14mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
May 1956–Apr 1960
48-Month
174.31"
(4,427.47mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
5.84"
(148.33mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
May 1955–Apr 1960
60-Month
226.22"
(5,745.99mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
15.76"
(400.31mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/