Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1980
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1897
Jan–Feb 1980
2-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1979–Feb 1980
3-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-2.83"
(-71.89mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1937
Nov 1979–Feb 1980
4-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2010
Oct 1979–Feb 1980
5-Month
15.64"
(397.26mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1946
Sep 1979–Feb 1980
6-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1979–Feb 1980
7-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1979–Feb 1980
8-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1979–Feb 1980
9-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1979–Feb 1980
10-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1979–Feb 1980
11-Month
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1979–Feb 1980
12-Month
49.90"
(1,267.46mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1978–Feb 1980
18-Month
71.17"
(1,807.72mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Mar 1978–Feb 1980
24-Month
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
12.79"
(324.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1979 1932
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
Mar 1977–Feb 1980
36-Month
142.87"
(3,628.90mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1979 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Mar 1976–Feb 1980
48-Month
181.54"
(4,611.12mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2021
Mar 1975–Feb 1980
60-Month
232.01"
(5,893.05mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
17.34"
(440.43mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1979 1968
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/