Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, November 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1972
1-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1985
Oct–Nov 1972
2-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
5.64"
(143.25mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Sep–Nov 1972
3-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Nov 1972
4-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2018
Jul–Nov 1972
5-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
18.39"
(467.11mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Nov 1972
6-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
22.37"
(568.20mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Nov 1972
7-Month
37.41"
(950.21mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Nov 1972
8-Month
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Nov 1972
9-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
33.35"
(847.09mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Nov 1972
10-Month
48.43"
(1,230.12mm)
36.37"
(923.80mm)
12.06"
(306.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan–Nov 1972
11-Month
51.45"
(1,306.83mm)
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Dec 1971–Nov 1972
12-Month
52.75"
(1,339.85mm)
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Jun 1971–Nov 1972
18-Month
78.74"
(2,000.00mm)
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
13.44"
(341.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Dec 1970–Nov 1972
24-Month
101.43"
(2,576.32mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Dec 1969–Nov 1972
36-Month
141.39"
(3,591.31mm)
128.82"
(3,272.03mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1932
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Dec 1968–Nov 1972
48-Month
179.89"
(4,569.21mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
8.11"
(206.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2006
Dec 1967–Nov 1972
60-Month
218.89"
(5,559.81mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
4.18"
(106.18mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2018

Citing This Page

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