Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1928
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Ties: 1980
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
18.64"
(473.46mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
27.01"
(686.05mm)
29.44"
(747.78mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
35.07"
(890.78mm)
35.95"
(913.13mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1987 1929
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
44.83"
(1,138.68mm)
53.80"
(1,366.52mm)
-8.97"
(-227.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1929
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
72.88"
(1,851.15mm)
84.23"
(2,139.44mm)
-11.35"
(-288.29mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
109.40"
(2,778.76mm)
126.30"
(3,208.02mm)
-16.90"
(-429.26mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
147.06"
(3,735.32mm)
168.46"
(4,278.88mm)
-21.40"
(-543.56mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
196.18"
(4,982.97mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
-14.30"
(-363.22mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1932
98th 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 November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/