Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-2.42"
(-61.46mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1953
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
-4.01"
(-101.85mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-3.27"
(-83.05mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
25.73"
(653.54mm)
22.40"
(568.96mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1974
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
27.40"
(695.96mm)
24.35"
(618.49mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
25.38"
(644.65mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
28.92"
(734.57mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
Ties: 1919, 1938
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
28.17"
(715.52mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
32.29"
(820.17mm)
30.42"
(772.67mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1934
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
33.89"
(860.81mm)
33.25"
(844.55mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1997
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1934
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
45.96"
(1,167.38mm)
42.15"
(1,070.61mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1997
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
78.23"
(1,987.04mm)
67.56"
(1,716.02mm)
10.67"
(271.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1997
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
91.07"
(2,313.18mm)
84.31"
(2,141.47mm)
6.76"
(171.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
140.41"
(3,566.41mm)
126.39"
(3,210.31mm)
14.02"
(356.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
176.54"
(4,484.12mm)
168.44"
(4,278.38mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2012 1932
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1999
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
227.03"
(5,766.56mm)
210.39"
(5,343.91mm)
16.64"
(422.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 19, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/