September 30, 2013 at 9:59 PM
September rainfall breaks record for Seattle
After a gorgeous summer, this month was the wettest September in Seattle’s history.
As of 6 p.m. Monday, 6.16 inches of total rain had fallen on the city, according to the National Weather Service.
The weather service reported that the rainfall broke the previous record of 5.95 inches, set in 1978.
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