Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 1942
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1987
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Ties: 1962
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
20.85"
(529.59mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 2001
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1984
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1942
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
30.82"
(782.83mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1942
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
35.15"
(892.81mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
62.94"
(1,598.68mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
87.47"
(2,221.74mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
128.51"
(3,264.15mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
175.18"
(4,449.57mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
219.91"
(5,585.71mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1960 1969
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/