Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1937
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 2001
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1978
Ties: 1990
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1911
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
35.40"
(899.16mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
57.82"
(1,468.63mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2004
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
79.38"
(2,016.25mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2005
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
114.32"
(2,903.73mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-14.57"
(-370.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2005
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
154.39"
(3,921.51mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
-17.48"
(-443.99mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
193.20"
(4,907.28mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-21.54"
(-547.12mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/