Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
4.14"
(105.16mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1966 1911
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1971
Ties: 2012
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1967 1963
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Ties: 2004
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.83"
(-71.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Ties: 1963
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
25.93"
(658.62mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1966 1942
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
39.16"
(994.66mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
56.44"
(1,433.58mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-7.07"
(-179.57mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
77.89"
(1,978.41mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-7.93"
(-201.42mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
111.22"
(2,824.99mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-17.66"
(-448.56mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2005
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
150.92"
(3,833.37mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-20.89"
(-530.60mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1967 1969
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
186.78"
(4,744.21mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-27.90"
(-708.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1969
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019

Citing This Page

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