Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1901
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1906
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1906
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2003
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1901
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1901
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
35.60"
(904.24mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
36.83"
(935.48mm)
36.30"
(922.02mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
37.89"
(962.41mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
39.21"
(995.93mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
60.02"
(1,524.51mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
-6.73"
(-170.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
73.20"
(1,859.28mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
-12.65"
(-321.31mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2004
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
116.53"
(2,959.86mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
-12.33"
(-313.18mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1932 1932
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2005
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
161.72"
(4,107.69mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
-10.06"
(-255.52mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
207.06"
(5,259.32mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
-7.61"
(-193.30mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/