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Rain Gauge

By year...
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Sources

All amounts of precipitation expressed in inches...

2013
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Mt. Vernon                        
Sedro-Woolley 7                      
Lower Baker
(SHDW, just N of Concrete)
7.310 ? ? ?                
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
4.9 6.4                    
Darrington‡
(DARW)
? ? ? 7.70                
Corkindale§                        
Diablo
(DIA)
10.430 7.440                    
Ross
(ROS)
3.330 3.550                    

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

2012
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Mt. Vernon 3.72 5.69 4.89 4.79                

Duke's Hill

/ / 6.29 ? ? 6.1 ? ? ? 12 ? ?
Sedro-Woolley           4.7 / / / / 6.5 7.5
Lower Baker
(SHDW, just N of Concrete)
10.660 6.220 10.480 6.25 4.45 4.520 2.180 0.010 0.270 10.640 10.980 10.510
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
12.6 6.6 8.3 6.6 3.3 1.4 ? 0.100 0.1 12.0 5.7 11.8
Darrington‡
(DARW)
13.8 9.5 12.8 6.4 4.3 4.8 1.5 ? ? 11.7 ? 10.5
Corkindale§ 11.08 8.23 12.58 ? 4.46     0.04 0.32 14.18 14.23  
Diablo
(DIA)
13.071 7.651 11.460 5.521 2.662 3.551 2.141 0.080 0.331 16.580 11.862 9.570
Ross
(ROS)
10.660 4.501 10.382 3.642 1.604 2.315 1.431 0.071 0.161 13.000 9.371 7.630

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

2011
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 8.95 1.4 4.2 4.85                
Bayview* 6.6 1.3 2.8 3.75                
Mt. Vernon 4.63 1.86 4.33 4.86 5.00 1.32 2.57 0.63 1.1 2.33  5.56 1.39

Burlington*

9.05 1.55 4.55  5.05                

Duke's Hill

12+ ? 8.5 4.8 8.5 2.5 4 0.5 2.6 4.1 11.4 2.4
Lower Baker
(SHDW, just N of Concrete)
13.59 4.96 8.71 7.89 3.59 2.33 1.58 0.320 1.480 5.300 11.220 4.610
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
18.5 7.8 13.5 7.7 3.5 ? 1.1 0.4  4.4 6.0 14.100 6.000
Darrington‡
(DARW)
 ⁄ 8.90 16.4 10.20 4.00 1.9 1.5 0.30 3.1 6.000 15.300 6.500
Corkindale§ 17.21 7.29 12.93   4.82 2.92 2.90 0.31 2.72 ? 13.01 4.72
Diablo
(DIA)
17.271 7.89 11.09 8.17 3.491 1.645 1.162 0.271 0.712 9.050 15.440 7.680
Ross
(ROS)
12.271 7.19 8.53 5.252 2.362 1.273 0.893 0.212 0.433 6.890 12.821 5.901

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

2010
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 4.45  1.1 2.35 3.6 4.5 1.65 0.10 1.65 3.15 2.05 5.05 3.3
Bayview* 2.9 1.7 1.75 2.9 4.75 1.95 0 0.40 3.2 1.8 3.4 4.0
Mt. Vernon 4.63 1.77 2.53 3.35 5.46 2.1 0.16 1.59 6.82 2.35 4.62 3.86

Burlington*

4.35 1.05 2.2 3.0 4.35 1.5 0.10 1.3 3.6 2.0 4.55 3.35

Duke's Hill

4.5 3.75 4.5 3.5 5.5 4.5 0.25 1.75 6.2 3.50 8 7.5
Lower Baker
(SHDW, just N of Concrete)
8.87 3.36 5.1 4.43 4.55 3.11 0.07 0.53 7.18 5.30    
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
9.40 5.4 7.1 5.7 4.2 3.00 0.00 2.6 7.00 8.20 11.2 ?
Darrington‡
(DARW)
9.5 3.8 7.5 4.9 2.8 ? ? ? ? 6.00 10.00 13.50
Corkindale§ 8.57 3.62 6.23 5.69 5.99 4.22 0.32 1.95 7.67 4.90 11.08 12.01
Diablo
(DIA)
10.141 2.491 6.14 3.791 4.3 2.26 0.32 1.33 8.171 5.491 9.491 14.341
Ross
(ROS)
6.23 1.892 5.18 3.31 4.62 2.771 0.400 1.101 5.621 4.671 6.58 10.812

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

○ = Use of UBDW manual collection precipitation gauge as substitute in near vicinity

? = Either questionable figure or unavailable.

2009
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 4.95 1.65 2.95 2.35 4.0 0.30 0.70 0.60 1.7 7.85 7.0 1.35
Bayview* 4.6 1.5 2.3 1.6 1.9 0.0 0.40 0.60 0.85 6.5 5.65 1.2
Mt. Vernon 4.63 1.41 2.9 1.99 3.77 0.3 0.74 0.63 1.77 6.11 6.12 1.58

Burlington*

4.85 1.45 2.4 2.0 3.5 0.30 0.60 0.50 1.7 7.6 7.0 1.35

Duke's Hill

7.6 2.2 7.07 4.1 6.2 0.25 0.5 0.49 2.75 10.5 15 4

Concrete^

19.2 2.78 ? ? 5.83 ? ? 0.28 ? ?
Lower Baker
(SHDW)
11.17 1.52 6.18 4.73 5.48 1.09 0.8 1.36* ? 10.81 15.74 4.36
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
14.7 2.1 8.6 4.8 7.6 0.2 0.9 1.43○ 4.0 8.7 20.3 6.6
Darrington‡
(DARW)
9.5 2.8 8.2 ? 4.72 ? 0.4 2.3 4.0 ? 20.3 6.5
Corkindale§ 11.58 1.92 6.4 3.75 5.39 1.45 1.17 2.25 3.51 12.82 16.92 5.13
Diablo
(DIA)
12.23 1.79 6.73 3.951 3.71 0.831 2.011 1.54 4.141 11.501 18.092 5.74
Ross
(ROS)
12.47 2.32 5.06 3.132 3.60 0.341 1.382 1.22 2.840 9.22 13.56 4.25

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

○ = Use of UBDW manual collection precipitation gauge as substitute in near vicinity

* = PSE provided total via e-mail.

? = Either questionable figure or unavailable.

2008
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 3.05 4.3 4.7 2.75 2.95 2.9 1.05 3.55 0.75 1.8 7.75 3
Bayview* 2.3 2.6 4.1 1.2 2.6 2.4 .7 2.0 0.55 1.4 6.30 1.5
Mt. Vernon 3.31 3.04 4.48 2.79 2.71 2.75 0.92 3.16 0.62 1.65 6.23 4.37

Burlington*

3.35 4.5 5.0 3.4 3.25 3.05 1 3.45 0.80 1.75 7.75 3

Duke's Hill

5.5 6.8 6.2 4.6 3 3.2 1 5.1 2 3.5 10.30 2+

Concrete^

4.38 2.40 4.78 2.59 2.75 4.99 ? ? ? ? 12.97 1.89
Lower Baker
(SHDW)
6.60 6.05 5.88 2.57 2.92 2.17 0.76 4.93 1.23 3.71 11.62 8.34
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
9.60 9.30 8.10 2.5 3.15 2.7 1.4 5.6 1.4 5.2 14.40 12.30
Darrington‡
(DARW)
6.3 8.10 1.4 2.0 1.1 4.00 1.3 4.8 12.40 6.70
Corkindale§ 6.42 7.05 6.61 4.03 3.47 1.7 1.35 4.04 1.58 3.55 9.23 6.49
Diablo
(DIA)
10.27 10.58 5.42 2.291 2.22 1.29 1.51 4.53 1.591 4.441 12.39 9.09
Ross
(ROS)
7.15 7.08 4.76 1.382 1.22 0.62 0.41 3.74 0.791 3.43 9.861 6.17

◘ = Partial figure for ongoing month.

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

⌂ = Used the Corps Dataquery's UBDW gauge as UBKW was damaged for part of May 2008.

2007
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 6.2 4.9 5.15 .90 1.45 1.60 1.4 .90 2.5 2.15 2.7 5.25
Bayview* 5.3 1.8 4.00 .50 .70 .50 1.3 .65 2.0 6.8 1.35 3.40
Mt. Vernon 6.04 3.37 4.78 1.29 1.61 1.55 1.23 .88 2.39 5.52 2.6 3.92

Burlington*

6.5 5.4 5.5 1.45 1.6 1.45 1.4 .80 2.6 7.5 2.1 5.70

Duke's Hill

7.5 7 8.25 2.5 1.5 2.8 1.5 1.25 4 7.5

Concrete^

? 5.44 8 3.39 1.71 3.24 ? ? 6.10 6.04 5.08 11.03
Lower Baker
(SHDW)
10.05 6.55 ? 5.01 1.98 3.14 2.73 1.16 2.26 9.63 6.15 12.78
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
14.70 8.90 14.20 7.1 1.90 2.8 3.4 1.1 4.1 14
Darrington‡
(DARW)
11.60 8.20 ? ? 1.40 2.3 1.6 1.3 3.2 10.7
Corkindale§ 8.86 3.97 9.88 3.93 1.43 3.03 1.35 1.8 2.94 6.98 4.98 9.64
Diablo
(DIA)
12.08 6.53 13.92 4.91 2.02 2.56 1.44 .86 2.05 8.41 8.4 16.78
Ross
(ROS)
9.73 4.84 11.18 2.75 1.52 1.48 1.17 .8 1.46 6.45 6.64 13.87

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

2006
Location
(Going Upstream)
Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Avon* 7.30 2.90 1.45 3.85 2.60 1.05 .80 .30 1.4 2.4 6.95 3.15
Bayview* 6.70 3.30 1.65 2.80 2.45 1 .60 .30 1.45 1.8 5.35 1.6
Mt. Vernon 7.12 3.04 1.67 3.38 2.40 1.23 1.00 .26 2.07 2.24 7.65 3.3

Burlington*

8.20

2.30 1.50 4.00 3.35 1.25 .60 .30 .85 2.5 7.45 3.25

Duke's Hill

12.75

5.25 2.75 4.50 4.25 1.75 1 .20 3 2.75 12.25 5

Concrete^

16.68 5.13 2.66 4.16 2.71 2.61 4.18 2.43 14.46 7.61
Lower Baker
(SHDW)
16.18 4.39 3.44 2.89 2.88 2.41 1.41 .26 1.7 2.47 19.61
Upper Baker
(UBKW)
27.79 7.68 5.33 6.22 3.64 3.23 1.81 .32 2.29 3.4 30.3 11.6
Darrington‡
(DARW)
            1.2 .40 1.2 2.9 29.3 14.4
Corkindale§ 18.283 8.1 3.273 4.492 1.400 4.250 1.891 0.740 2.021 4.120 20.14 8.36
Diablo
(DIA)
21.88 7.00 2.28 3.04 2.06 1.95 .93 .23 1.99 2.55 29.3 10.01
Ross
(ROS)
17.28 5.36 2.02 3.60 1.00 2.01 .61 .14 1.26 1.39 25.58 8.69

⁄ = Missing and/or insufficient data due to gauge outage

Sources:

*Dike District 12 via e-mail

Skagitriverhistory.com personal rain gauge

^Bill Krause, Weather Underground

US Army Corps of Engineers, Northwestern Division Dataquery

§Steve Johnson of Corkindale, near MP 103 on SR 20, 5 miles upriver from Rockport and 3 miles downriver from Marblemount via e-mail

•William L. LaRue and Jamie LeBlanc, Past and Present Plant Managers City of Anacortes Water Treatment Plant (in Mt. Vernon) via e-mail