Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1939
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1938 1942
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1987
Ties: 1919
Mar–Apr 1939
2-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Ties: 1897
Feb–Apr 1939
3-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1938 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Jan–Apr 1939
4-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Dec 1938–Apr 1939
5-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1938–Apr 1939
6-Month
21.51"
(546.35mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Oct 1938–Apr 1939
7-Month
22.81"
(579.37mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1938 2001
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1984
Sep 1938–Apr 1939
8-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1938–Apr 1939
9-Month
29.43"
(747.52mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1934 1942
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jul 1938–Apr 1939
10-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1938–Apr 1939
11-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
May 1938–Apr 1939
12-Month
47.92"
(1,217.17mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Nov 1937–Apr 1939
18-Month
61.86"
(1,571.24mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
May 1937–Apr 1939
24-Month
92.53"
(2,350.26mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1936–Apr 1939
36-Month
136.58"
(3,469.13mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
7.69"
(195.32mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
May 1935–Apr 1939
48-Month
187.15"
(4,753.61mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
15.30"
(388.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
May 1934–Apr 1939
60-Month
235.88"
(5,991.35mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
21.17"
(537.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1938 1969
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/