Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, July 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1978
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1945
Ties: 1897
Jun–Jul 1978
2-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1938
May–Jul 1978
3-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
12.34"
(313.44mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Ties: 1898
Apr–Jul 1978
4-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Mar–Jul 1978
5-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Feb–Jul 1978
6-Month
23.21"
(589.53mm)
22.51"
(571.75mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Jan–Jul 1978
7-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
25.86"
(656.84mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Dec 1977–Jul 1978
8-Month
33.97"
(862.84mm)
29.08"
(738.63mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Nov 1977–Jul 1978
9-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
31.94"
(811.28mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Oct 1977–Jul 1978
10-Month
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
35.09"
(891.29mm)
10.04"
(255.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1977–Jul 1978
11-Month
48.16"
(1,223.26mm)
38.63"
(981.20mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2003
Aug 1977–Jul 1978
12-Month
52.14"
(1,324.36mm)
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
9.19"
(233.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Feb 1977–Jul 1978
18-Month
67.94"
(1,725.68mm)
65.45"
(1,662.43mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1976–Jul 1978
24-Month
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
4.06"
(103.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2004
Aug 1975–Jul 1978
36-Month
130.93"
(3,325.62mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1977 1932
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2005
Aug 1974–Jul 1978
48-Month
180.09"
(4,574.29mm)
171.79"
(4,363.47mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1973–Jul 1978
60-Month
224.60"
(5,704.84mm)
214.65"
(5,452.11mm)
9.95"
(252.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/