Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, July 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1940
1-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1937 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1945
Jun–Jul 1940
2-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1938
May–Jul 1940
3-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2003
Apr–Jul 1940
4-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1939 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2003
Mar–Jul 1940
5-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1939 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2003
Feb–Jul 1940
6-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Jan–Jul 1940
7-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1932 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Dec 1939–Jul 1940
8-Month
27.76"
(705.10mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Nov 1939–Jul 1940
9-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
31.94"
(811.28mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1934 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Oct 1939–Jul 1940
10-Month
33.13"
(841.50mm)
35.09"
(891.29mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Sep 1939–Jul 1940
11-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
38.63"
(981.20mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Aug 1939–Jul 1940
12-Month
39.65"
(1,007.11mm)
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1915
Feb 1939–Jul 1940
18-Month
64.38"
(1,635.25mm)
65.45"
(1,662.43mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1938–Jul 1940
24-Month
81.97"
(2,082.04mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1932 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2004
Aug 1937–Jul 1940
36-Month
132.20"
(3,357.88mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1934 1932
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Aug 1936–Jul 1940
48-Month
180.28"
(4,579.11mm)
171.79"
(4,363.47mm)
8.49"
(215.64mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1935–Jul 1940
60-Month
226.90"
(5,763.26mm)
214.65"
(5,452.11mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/