Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Ties: 1956
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
1.93"
(49.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 2001
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
32.88"
(835.15mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
37.97"
(964.44mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1984
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
40.81"
(1,036.57mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
65.52"
(1,664.21mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Ties: 1898
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
128.38"
(3,260.85mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
173.24"
(4,400.30mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
225.98"
(5,739.89mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
11.24"
(285.49mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1951 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/