Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1965
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1932
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
31.41"
(797.81mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1966
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
35.58"
(903.73mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
40.13"
(1,019.30mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Ties: 1915
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
57.59"
(1,462.79mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-6.96"
(-176.78mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1930
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
80.85"
(2,053.59mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1931
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/