Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1987
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1993
Ties: 1939
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1896 1976
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1943
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 2001
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
26.60"
(675.64mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
81st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
44.18"
(1,122.17mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
62.29"
(1,582.17mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1931
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
80.06"
(2,033.52mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
26th 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 November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/