Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1928
1-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1926 1942
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1987
Mar–Apr 1928
2-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1993
Feb–Apr 1928
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1926 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jan–Apr 1928
4-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Ties: 1914
Dec 1927–Apr 1928
5-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1986
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Nov 1927–Apr 1928
6-Month
19.91"
(505.71mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1926 1981
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Oct 1927–Apr 1928
7-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1926 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1984
Sep 1927–Apr 1928
8-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1926 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Aug 1927–Apr 1928
9-Month
31.31"
(795.27mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1926 1942
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1927–Apr 1928
10-Month
36.01"
(914.65mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1927–Apr 1928
11-Month
39.26"
(997.20mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1991
May 1927–Apr 1928
12-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Nov 1926–Apr 1928
18-Month
63.49"
(1,612.65mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
May 1926–Apr 1928
24-Month
84.36"
(2,142.74mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
May 1925–Apr 1928
36-Month
118.52"
(3,010.41mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-10.37"
(-263.40mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
May 1924–Apr 1928
48-Month
163.64"
(4,156.46mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
-8.21"
(-208.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1927 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
May 1923–Apr 1928
60-Month
202.91"
(5,153.91mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1969
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/