Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2003
1-Month
0.29"
(7.37mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1998 1967
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1912
Jul–Aug 2003
2-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 2017
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1983
Jun–Aug 2003
3-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1983
May–Aug 2003
4-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1948
Apr–Aug 2003
5-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1948
Mar–Aug 2003
6-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Feb–Aug 2003
7-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2001 1973
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1948
Jan–Aug 2003
8-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1972
Dec 2002–Aug 2003
9-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Nov 2002–Aug 2003
10-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1974
Oct 2002–Aug 2003
11-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Sep 2002–Aug 2003
12-Month
36.70"
(932.18mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Mar 2002–Aug 2003
18-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Sep 2001–Aug 2003
24-Month
81.34"
(2,066.04mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Sep 2000–Aug 2003
36-Month
111.11"
(2,822.19mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
-15.26"
(-387.61mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Sep 1999–Aug 2003
48-Month
153.21"
(3,891.53mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-15.26"
(-387.61mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999
Sep 1998–Aug 2003
60-Month
206.81"
(5,252.97mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-3.65"
(-92.71mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1996 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/