Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, July 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1973
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1945
Jun–Jul 1973
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1938
May–Jul 1973
3-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Apr–Jul 1973
4-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Ties: 1987
Mar–Jul 1973
5-Month
20.97"
(532.64mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Feb–Jul 1973
6-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Jan–Jul 1973
7-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Dec 1972–Jul 1973
8-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 1986
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Nov 1972–Jul 1973
9-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
31.94"
(811.28mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Oct 1972–Jul 1973
10-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
35.09"
(891.29mm)
7.96"
(202.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Sep 1972–Jul 1973
11-Month
47.17"
(1,198.12mm)
38.63"
(981.20mm)
8.54"
(216.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Aug 1972–Jul 1973
12-Month
49.66"
(1,261.36mm)
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Feb 1972–Jul 1973
18-Month
79.87"
(2,028.70mm)
65.45"
(1,662.43mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1971–Jul 1973
24-Month
102.85"
(2,612.39mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Aug 1970–Jul 1973
36-Month
145.89"
(3,705.61mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
17.02"
(432.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1932
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Aug 1969–Jul 1973
48-Month
185.34"
(4,707.64mm)
171.79"
(4,363.47mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1968–Jul 1973
60-Month
223.65"
(5,680.71mm)
214.65"
(5,452.11mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/