Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1971
Ties: 1959
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1926 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2017
Ties: 2019
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1926 1986
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Ties: 2002
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1926 1986
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1926 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1926 1942
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
40.49"
(1,028.45mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
42.86"
(1,088.64mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
59.68"
(1,515.87mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
76.94"
(1,954.28mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-8.88"
(-225.55mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
116.94"
(2,970.28mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-11.94"
(-303.27mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2005
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
161.63"
(4,105.40mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-10.18"
(-258.57mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1916 1969
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
205.00"
(5,207.00mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-9.68"
(-245.87mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1926 1969
101st 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/