Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
Ties: 1934
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Ties: 2012
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
28.75"
(730.25mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Ties: 1983
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
31.01"
(787.65mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
91.16"
(2,315.46mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
140.03"
(3,556.76mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
11.17"
(283.72mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1949 1932
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2005
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
177.06"
(4,497.32mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
224.42"
(5,700.27mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/