Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1947
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987
Mar–Apr 1947
2-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1993
Feb–Apr 1947
3-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Jan–Apr 1947
4-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1986
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1946–Apr 1947
5-Month
14.04"
(356.62mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Nov 1946–Apr 1947
6-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Oct 1946–Apr 1947
7-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 2001
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1984
Sep 1946–Apr 1947
8-Month
21.58"
(548.13mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-4.71"
(-119.64mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1946–Apr 1947
9-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-5.63"
(-143.00mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Apr 1947
10-Month
30.37"
(771.40mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Apr 1947
11-Month
33.95"
(862.33mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Apr 1947
12-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Nov 1945–Apr 1947
18-Month
60.00"
(1,524.00mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1945–Apr 1947
24-Month
88.52"
(2,248.41mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1921
May 1944–Apr 1947
36-Month
129.00"
(3,276.60mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1943–Apr 1947
48-Month
170.04"
(4,319.02mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1942–Apr 1947
60-Month
220.92"
(5,611.37mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
6.21"
(157.74mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1946 1969
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

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