Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1952 1968
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1897
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1937
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2010
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 2012
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
19.19"
(487.43mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1922
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
31.22"
(792.99mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
39.51"
(1,003.55mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 1945
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
64.88"
(1,647.95mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
88.58"
(2,249.93mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1952 1932
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
129.65"
(3,293.11mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2005
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
173.61"
(4,409.69mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
226.36"
(5,749.54mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
11.69"
(296.92mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1968
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/