Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1897
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Ties: 1925
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Ties: 1936
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
25.62"
(650.75mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
32.63"
(828.80mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1984
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
72.79"
(1,848.87mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
10.78"
(273.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
100.58"
(2,554.73mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
14.74"
(374.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1932
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
148.67"
(3,776.22mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
19.80"
(502.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
188.54"
(4,788.92mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1969
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
229.67"
(5,833.62mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
15.00"
(381.00mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1968
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/