Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1930
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1901
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
8.62"
(218.95mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1906
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1906
Ties: 2001
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1901
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1901
Ties: 1974
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
30.31"
(769.87mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest to Date 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Ties: 2015
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
32.90"
(835.66mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
36.30"
(922.02mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1930
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
37.42"
(950.47mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
47th Driest Driest to Date 2002
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 2002
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
62.14"
(1,578.36mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1931
98th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/