Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1946
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Dec 1945–Jan 1946
2-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Nov 1945–Jan 1946
3-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Oct 1945–Jan 1946
4-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1945 2001
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1978
Sep 1945–Jan 1946
5-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1945–Jan 1946
6-Month
23.23"
(590.04mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Ties: 1974
Jul 1945–Jan 1946
7-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1945–Jan 1946
8-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1945–Jan 1946
9-Month
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1945–Jan 1946
10-Month
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
6.82"
(173.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1945–Jan 1946
11-Month
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Feb 1945–Jan 1946
12-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1944–Jan 1946
18-Month
71.31"
(1,811.27mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
7.99"
(202.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2004
Feb 1944–Jan 1946
24-Month
94.32"
(2,395.73mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
8.41"
(213.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1945 1932
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2005
Feb 1943–Jan 1946
36-Month
130.26"
(3,308.60mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Feb 1942–Jan 1946
48-Month
179.00"
(4,546.60mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1941–Jan 1946
60-Month
210.53"
(5,347.46mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1945 1969
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1976

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/