Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1901
Ties: 1951
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1906
Ties: 2017
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
12.37"
(314.20mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1906
Ties: 1962
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2003
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
21.48"
(545.59mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1901
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1901
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2003
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2003
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
35.01"
(889.25mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2003
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
38.42"
(975.87mm)
36.30"
(922.02mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2003
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
47.36"
(1,202.94mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2003
Ties: 1945
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
71.87"
(1,825.50mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
94.72"
(2,405.89mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2004
Ties: 2005
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
133.09"
(3,380.49mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1932
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2005
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
176.57"
(4,484.88mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 1991
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
215.78"
(5,480.81mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
65th 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/