Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1937
Ties: 1896, 1977
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1937
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2001
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1978
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1905
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
31.32"
(795.53mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
37.54"
(953.52mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2001
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
54.72"
(1,389.89mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
-8.60"
(-218.44mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1931
112th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
77.43"
(1,966.72mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1932
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/