Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1909
1-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1907 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1971
Apr–May 1909
2-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1908 1963
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1935
Mar–May 1909
3-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1908 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2003
Feb–May 1909
4-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Jan–May 1909
5-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Dec 1908–May 1909
6-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1907 1986
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Nov 1908–May 1909
7-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1907 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Oct 1908–May 1909
8-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1906 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Sep 1908–May 1909
9-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1908–May 1909
10-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1906 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jul 1908–May 1909
11-Month
40.79"
(1,036.07mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1906 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jun 1908–May 1909
12-Month
45.36"
(1,152.14mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1906 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Dec 1907–May 1909
18-Month
68.23"
(1,733.04mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1908 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jun 1907–May 1909
24-Month
93.90"
(2,385.06mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1907 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2020
Jun 1906–May 1909
36-Month
142.44"
(3,617.98mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
13.56"
(344.43mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1908 1966
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jun 1905–May 1909
48-Month
186.04"
(4,725.42mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
14.23"
(361.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1908 1969
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1904–May 1909
60-Month
225.41"
(5,725.41mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
10.73"
(272.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1908 1969
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/