Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1926
1-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1923 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1971
Apr–May 1926
2-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2017
Mar–May 1926
3-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1915 1986
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2003
Feb–May 1926
4-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Jan–May 1926
5-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Dec 1925–May 1926
6-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1925 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Nov 1925–May 1926
7-Month
19.28"
(489.71mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Oct 1925–May 1926
8-Month
23.65"
(600.71mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1925 1941
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Ties: 1929
Sep 1925–May 1926
9-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Aug 1925–May 1926
10-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-6.43"
(-163.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1904 1942
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jul 1925–May 1926
11-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-8.06"
(-204.72mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1925–May 1926
12-Month
34.08"
(865.63mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-8.85"
(-224.79mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Dec 1924–May 1926
18-Month
50.82"
(1,290.83mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-12.69"
(-322.32mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1924–May 1926
24-Month
74.08"
(1,881.63mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-11.74"
(-298.20mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1923–May 1926
36-Month
118.77"
(3,016.76mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-10.11"
(-256.79mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2005
Jun 1922–May 1926
48-Month
162.14"
(4,118.36mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-9.67"
(-245.61mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1916 1969
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1921–May 1926
60-Month
202.63"
(5,146.80mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-12.05"
(-306.07mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1969
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019

Citing This Page

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