Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1938 1968
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1897
Ties: 1932, 2008
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1907
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
25.58"
(649.73mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
35.16"
(893.06mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
38.56"
(979.42mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
58.84"
(1,494.54mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1933 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2004
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
85.58"
(2,173.73mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1934 1932
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
132.07"
(3,354.58mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
177.78"
(4,515.61mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1935 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
228.35"
(5,800.09mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/