Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Ties: 1900
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
5.20"
(132.08mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1937
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1978
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
38.97"
(989.84mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
44.17"
(1,121.92mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
71.57"
(1,817.88mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
97.10"
(2,466.34mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1949 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2005
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
136.32"
(3,462.53mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
7.43"
(188.72mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
178.37"
(4,530.60mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
226.79"
(5,760.47mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 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/