Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1912
Ties: 1924
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 2017
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
Ties: 1915
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 2003
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1983
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 2003
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1948
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1924
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1948
Ties: 1901, 1989
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1924
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1997
Ties: 1968
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
25.05"
(636.27mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1973
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
31.77"
(806.96mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1972
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
5.02"
(127.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1997
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
7.21"
(183.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
64.67"
(1,642.62mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
9.49"
(241.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
94.72"
(2,405.89mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1997
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
142.37"
(3,616.20mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
16.00"
(406.40mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1997
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
182.77"
(4,642.36mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
223.82"
(5,685.03mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
13.36"
(339.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/