Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1930
1-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1971
Apr–May 1930
2-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1926 1963
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Mar–May 1930
3-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1915 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1930
4-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–May 1930
5-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1929–May 1930
6-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-7.52"
(-191.01mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1986
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1929–May 1930
7-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-6.98"
(-177.30mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1930
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Oct 1929–May 1930
8-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1929 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Sep 1929–May 1930
9-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Aug 1929–May 1930
10-Month
29.44"
(747.78mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-5.01"
(-127.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1926 1942
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1929–May 1930
11-Month
33.20"
(843.28mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1929–May 1930
12-Month
38.45"
(976.63mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1928–May 1930
18-Month
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1928–May 1930
24-Month
86.44"
(2,195.58mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jun 1927–May 1930
36-Month
128.33"
(3,259.58mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1928 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2005
Jun 1926–May 1930
48-Month
171.19"
(4,348.23mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1929 1969
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1925–May 1930
60-Month
205.27"
(5,213.86mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-9.41"
(-239.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1969
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/