Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1930
1-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1929 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1937
Dec 1929–Jan 1930
2-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1929 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1937
Ties: 1900
Nov 1929–Jan 1930
3-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1929 1981
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Oct 1929–Jan 1930
4-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1929 2001
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1978
Sep 1929–Jan 1930
5-Month
18.04"
(458.22mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1929 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Aug 1929–Jan 1930
6-Month
21.23"
(539.24mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1929–Jan 1930
7-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1929–Jan 1930
8-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1974
May 1929–Jan 1930
9-Month
34.87"
(885.70mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1929 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Apr 1929–Jan 1930
10-Month
38.90"
(988.06mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1929 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Mar 1929–Jan 1930
11-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1929 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Feb 1929–Jan 1930
12-Month
47.20"
(1,198.88mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1929 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Aug 1928–Jan 1930
18-Month
69.31"
(1,760.47mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1929 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2004
Feb 1928–Jan 1930
24-Month
91.13"
(2,314.70mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
5.22"
(132.59mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1929 1932
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2005
Feb 1927–Jan 1930
36-Month
133.79"
(3,398.27mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1929 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2005
Ties: 2011
Feb 1926–Jan 1930
48-Month
173.32"
(4,402.33mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1929 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Feb 1925–Jan 1930
60-Month
205.84"
(5,228.34mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-8.90"
(-226.06mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1969
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/