Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, April 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2003
1-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1956
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1937
Mar–Apr 2003
2-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1926
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Feb–Apr 2003
3-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1917
Jan–Apr 2003
4-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
17.78"
(451.61mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1961
Dec 2002–Apr 2003
5-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Nov 2002–Apr 2003
6-Month
32.84"
(834.14mm)
30.43"
(772.92mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Oct 2002–Apr 2003
7-Month
33.48"
(850.39mm)
34.12"
(866.65mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Sep 2002–Apr 2003
8-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Aug 2002–Apr 2003
9-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
37.10"
(942.34mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jul 2002–Apr 2003
10-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
38.00"
(965.20mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Jun 2002–Apr 2003
11-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
May 2002–Apr 2003
12-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Nov 2001–Apr 2003
18-Month
73.52"
(1,867.41mm)
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
May 2001–Apr 2003
24-Month
85.47"
(2,170.94mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
May 2000–Apr 2003
36-Month
114.96"
(2,919.98mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
-11.43"
(-290.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
May 1999–Apr 2003
48-Month
157.43"
(3,998.72mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-11.04"
(-280.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
May 1998–Apr 2003
60-Month
210.93"
(5,357.62mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/