Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1912
Ties: 1956
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2017
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1948
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1948
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1973
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1948
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
44.22"
(1,123.19mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
48.83"
(1,240.28mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1997
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
51.32"
(1,303.53mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
64.28"
(1,632.71mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
99.69"
(2,532.13mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
15.41"
(391.42mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1997
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
142.69"
(3,624.33mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1997
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
186.07"
(4,726.18mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
17.60"
(447.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1999
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
218.51"
(5,550.15mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/