Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1951
1-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1942
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1987
Mar–Apr 1951
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1993
Feb–Apr 1951
3-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jan–Apr 1951
4-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Dec 1950–Apr 1951
5-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Nov 1950–Apr 1951
6-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Oct 1950–Apr 1951
7-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1950 2001
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1984
Sep 1950–Apr 1951
8-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1950 1942
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1950–Apr 1951
9-Month
28.79"
(731.27mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1950 1942
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul 1950–Apr 1951
10-Month
34.74"
(882.40mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jun 1950–Apr 1951
11-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1950–Apr 1951
12-Month
44.00"
(1,117.60mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Nov 1949–Apr 1951
18-Month
58.59"
(1,488.19mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1949–Apr 1951
24-Month
86.68"
(2,201.67mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1948–Apr 1951
36-Month
136.51"
(3,467.35mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
7.62"
(193.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1947–Apr 1951
48-Month
180.88"
(4,594.35mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1946–Apr 1951
60-Month
221.15"
(5,617.21mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/