Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Ties: 1946
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1906
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
Ties: 1909
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
19.83"
(503.68mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
31.42"
(798.07mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
64.77"
(1,645.16mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
80.84"
(2,053.34mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
-5.01"
(-127.25mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
132.54"
(3,366.52mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1932
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Ties: 1910
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
181.41"
(4,607.81mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
218.44"
(5,548.38mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 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/