Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, November 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1978
1-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1976 1917
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1985
Ties: 1929
Oct–Nov 1978
2-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2001
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1985
Sep–Nov 1978
3-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Aug–Nov 1978
4-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
13.87"
(352.30mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jul–Nov 1978
5-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
18.39"
(467.11mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jun–Nov 1978
6-Month
19.19"
(487.43mm)
22.37"
(568.20mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
May–Nov 1978
7-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
26.20"
(665.48mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1988
Apr–Nov 1978
8-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1974 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1915
Mar–Nov 1978
9-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
33.35"
(847.09mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Feb–Nov 1978
10-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
36.37"
(923.80mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2003
Ties: 1969
Jan–Nov 1978
11-Month
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1896, 1919
Dec 1977–Nov 1978
12-Month
44.83"
(1,138.68mm)
42.95"
(1,090.93mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Ties: 1922
Jun 1977–Nov 1978
18-Month
68.54"
(1,740.92mm)
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2003
Dec 1976–Nov 1978
24-Month
83.51"
(2,121.15mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2004
Dec 1975–Nov 1978
36-Month
125.11"
(3,177.79mm)
128.82"
(3,272.03mm)
-3.71"
(-94.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2004
Dec 1974–Nov 1978
48-Month
178.20"
(4,526.28mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2006
Dec 1973–Nov 1978
60-Month
222.66"
(5,655.56mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/