Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1939
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Nov–Dec 1939
2-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1937 1965
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Oct–Dec 1939
3-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1965
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Sep–Dec 1939
4-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1933 2001
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Aug–Dec 1939
5-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 2007
Jul–Dec 1939
6-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jun–Dec 1939
7-Month
24.96"
(633.98mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
May–Dec 1939
8-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Apr–Dec 1939
9-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Mar–Dec 1939
10-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Feb–Dec 1939
11-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan–Dec 1939
12-Month
41.75"
(1,060.45mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jul 1938–Dec 1939
18-Month
63.49"
(1,612.65mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1933 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2003
Jan 1938–Dec 1939
24-Month
84.73"
(2,152.14mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1933 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2004
Jan 1937–Dec 1939
36-Month
138.20"
(3,510.28mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1936 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020
Jan 1936–Dec 1939
48-Month
182.98"
(4,647.69mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1936 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020
Jan 1935–Dec 1939
60-Month
230.33"
(5,850.38mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
15.59"
(395.98mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/