Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-3.22"
(-81.78mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1917 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1933 1965
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
21.44"
(544.58mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2018
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
41.87"
(1,063.50mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
61.81"
(1,569.97mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2003
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
81.36"
(2,066.54mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2004
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
118.29"
(3,004.57mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-10.54"
(-267.71mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
163.87"
(4,162.30mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Ties: 2001
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
204.59"
(5,196.59mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1943 1967
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/