Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1929
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1937
Dec 1928–Jan 1929
2-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1937
Nov 1928–Jan 1929
3-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Oct 1928–Jan 1929
4-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1978
Ties: 1934
Sep 1928–Jan 1929
5-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1923 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Aug 1928–Jan 1929
6-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jul 1928–Jan 1929
7-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1968
Jun 1928–Jan 1929
8-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
May 1928–Jan 1929
9-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Apr 1928–Jan 1929
10-Month
38.67"
(982.22mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Mar 1928–Jan 1929
11-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Feb 1928–Jan 1929
12-Month
43.93"
(1,115.82mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Aug 1927–Jan 1929
18-Month
64.97"
(1,650.24mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2004
Feb 1927–Jan 1929
24-Month
86.59"
(2,199.39mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1928 1932
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2005
Feb 1926–Jan 1929
36-Month
126.12"
(3,203.45mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2005
Feb 1925–Jan 1929
48-Month
158.64"
(4,029.46mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
-13.23"
(-336.04mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Feb 1924–Jan 1929
60-Month
207.53"
(5,271.26mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-7.21"
(-183.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1928 1969
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/