Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, October 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2002
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1895
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep–Oct 2002
2-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Aug–Oct 2002
3-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jul–Oct 2002
4-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-5.24"
(-133.09mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jun–Oct 2002
5-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
9.41"
(239.01mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
May–Oct 2002
6-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Apr–Oct 2002
7-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
14.49"
(368.05mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Mar–Oct 2002
8-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
18.64"
(473.46mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1952
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Feb–Oct 2002
9-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Jan–Oct 2002
10-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
29.44"
(747.78mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2001 1929
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Dec 2001–Oct 2002
11-Month
33.01"
(838.45mm)
35.96"
(913.38mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2001 1929
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Nov 2001–Oct 2002
12-Month
40.68"
(1,033.27mm)
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2001 1929
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
May 2001–Oct 2002
18-Month
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
53.80"
(1,366.52mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2001 1929
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Nov 2000–Oct 2002
24-Month
70.94"
(1,801.88mm)
84.23"
(2,139.44mm)
-13.29"
(-337.56mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Nov 1999–Oct 2002
36-Month
114.09"
(2,897.89mm)
126.30"
(3,208.02mm)
-12.21"
(-310.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Nov 1998–Oct 2002
48-Month
168.12"
(4,270.25mm)
168.46"
(4,278.88mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999
Nov 1997–Oct 2002
60-Month
205.23"
(5,212.84mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/