Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1906
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1906
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
20.21"
(513.33mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1915 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1901
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2003
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2003
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
66.99"
(1,701.55mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
85.18"
(2,163.57mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2004
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
127.87"
(3,247.90mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1916 1932
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2005
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
164.49"
(4,178.05mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
-7.29"
(-185.16mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1914 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
207.87"
(5,279.90mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1915 1967
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/