Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1963 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1915 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1993
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1942 1986
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 1981
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1966 2001
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1942
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1942
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
39.68"
(1,007.87mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 2013
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
44.05"
(1,118.87mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1974 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1937
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
67.52"
(1,715.01mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
90.85"
(2,307.59mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
134.31"
(3,411.47mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
5.42"
(137.66mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
191.84"
(4,872.74mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
19.99"
(507.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
241.01"
(6,121.65mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1975 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/