Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1971
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1963
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1986
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Ties: 1950
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1942 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1944 1942
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
41.88"
(1,063.75mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
63.95"
(1,624.33mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
81.69"
(2,074.93mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
132.22"
(3,358.39mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
167.51"
(4,254.75mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1944 1969
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1972
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
205.72"
(5,225.29mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-8.96"
(-227.58mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1969
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/