Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1994 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1912
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1994 2017
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
2.50"
(63.50mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1986 2003
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1994 2003
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1948
Ties: 1963
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1948
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1994 1924
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1997
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1973
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1948
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1972
Ties: 1902
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
5.12"
(130.04mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1997
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1974
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
51.58"
(1,310.13mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
53.51"
(1,359.15mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
11.39"
(289.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
68.33"
(1,735.58mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
13.15"
(334.01mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
101.28"
(2,572.51mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
17.00"
(431.80mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
132.26"
(3,359.40mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
5.89"
(149.60mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1997
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
171.47"
(4,355.34mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
206.76"
(5,251.70mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

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