Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1971
Ties: 1963, 1991
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1964 1986
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2003
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2003
Ties: 1985
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-4.71"
(-119.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
22.43"
(569.72mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2003
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1966 1941
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1942
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-7.52"
(-191.00mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-8.24"
(-209.29mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
54.39"
(1,381.51mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-9.12"
(-231.64mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
73.85"
(1,875.79mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-11.97"
(-304.04mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
112.58"
(2,859.53mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-16.30"
(-414.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2005
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
145.91"
(3,706.11mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
-25.90"
(-657.86mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1969
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
185.61"
(4,714.49mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
-29.07"
(-738.38mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1969
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/