Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1937
Ties: 1899
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1987 1926
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1987 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1961
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
34.12"
(866.65mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
28.57"
(725.68mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
37.10"
(942.34mm)
-7.99"
(-202.95mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
30.58"
(776.73mm)
38.00"
(965.20mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1974
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
-7.94"
(-201.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
-10.32"
(-262.13mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
72.85"
(1,850.39mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
-11.46"
(-291.08mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
112.36"
(2,853.94mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
-14.03"
(-356.37mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
150.96"
(3,834.38mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-17.51"
(-444.76mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
198.48"
(5,041.39mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-11.98"
(-304.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/