Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Ties: 1907
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1954, 1960, 1984
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
32.50"
(825.50mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
63.39"
(1,610.11mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
82.80"
(2,103.12mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Ties: 1897
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
127.66"
(3,242.56mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
180.40"
(4,582.16mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
221.37"
(5,622.80mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/