Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1897
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1937
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2010
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
33.10"
(840.74mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
39.87"
(1,012.70mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1927
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
56.60"
(1,437.64mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
-5.41"
(-137.41mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2004
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
81.00"
(2,057.40mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
118.28"
(3,004.31mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
-10.59"
(-268.99mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2005
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
156.23"
(3,968.24mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
-15.59"
(-395.99mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1970 1969
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
193.95"
(4,926.33mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
-20.72"
(-526.29mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/