Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Ties: 1974, 1978
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1906
Ties: 1935
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1906
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
42.90"
(1,089.66mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
46.42"
(1,179.07mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Ties: 1936
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
69.37"
(1,762.00mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
82.66"
(2,099.56mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2004
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
136.79"
(3,474.47mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
7.93"
(201.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1959 1932
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
178.77"
(4,540.76mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
215.22"
(5,466.59mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/