Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, August 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2008
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2007 1967
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1912
Jul–Aug 2008
2-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 2017
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Jun–Aug 2008
3-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 2003
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1983
Ties: 1977
May–Aug 2008
4-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2007 2003
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1948
Apr–Aug 2008
5-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1948
Mar–Aug 2008
6-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2007 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1997
Feb–Aug 2008
7-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2006 1973
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1948
Jan–Aug 2008
8-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
23.83"
(605.28mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2005 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1972
Dec 2007–Aug 2008
9-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
30.34"
(770.64mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2007 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1997
Nov 2007–Aug 2008
10-Month
34.61"
(879.09mm)
36.48"
(926.59mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1974
Ties: 1993
Oct 2007–Aug 2008
11-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1997
Sep 2007–Aug 2008
12-Month
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1997
Mar 2007–Aug 2008
18-Month
52.35"
(1,329.69mm)
55.18"
(1,401.57mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2005 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1997
Sep 2006–Aug 2008
24-Month
85.41"
(2,169.41mm)
84.28"
(2,140.71mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1997
Sep 2005–Aug 2008
36-Month
130.27"
(3,308.86mm)
126.37"
(3,209.80mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Sep 2004–Aug 2008
48-Month
166.34"
(4,225.04mm)
168.47"
(4,279.14mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1999
Sep 2003–Aug 2008
60-Month
207.98"
(5,282.69mm)
210.46"
(5,345.68mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
68th 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 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/