Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1937
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1937
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
9.21"
(233.93mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2010
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1975 2001
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1978
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1975 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
23.75"
(603.25mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
5.28"
(134.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
40.89"
(1,038.61mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
9.04"
(229.61mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
72.91"
(1,851.91mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
9.59"
(243.58mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
94.19"
(2,392.43mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
8.28"
(210.32mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1975 1932
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2005
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
141.64"
(3,597.66mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
12.75"
(323.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
197.29"
(5,011.17mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
25.42"
(645.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1975 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
244.94"
(6,221.48mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
30.20"
(767.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1975 1969
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/