Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1937
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
6.47"
(164.33mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 2012
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
35.13"
(892.30mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1929
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
44.24"
(1,123.70mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
65.05"
(1,652.27mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2004
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
82.91"
(2,105.91mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1932
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
133.38"
(3,387.85mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
176.43"
(4,481.32mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1972 1969
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
223.02"
(5,664.71mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1973 1968
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/