Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1980
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1978 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1976
Ties: 1919
Sep–Oct 1980
2-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Aug–Oct 1980
3-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Oct 1980
4-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jun–Oct 1980
5-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
May–Oct 1980
6-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
23.36"
(593.34mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Oct 1980
7-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
26.72"
(678.69mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Mar–Oct 1980
8-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Feb–Oct 1980
9-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
33.53"
(851.66mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1968 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Jan–Oct 1980
10-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
36.88"
(936.75mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Dec 1979–Oct 1980
11-Month
33.73"
(856.74mm)
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Nov 1979–Oct 1980
12-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 2008
May 1979–Oct 1980
18-Month
69.48"
(1,764.79mm)
66.28"
(1,683.51mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Nov 1978–Oct 1980
24-Month
95.59"
(2,427.99mm)
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
9.70"
(246.38mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Nov 1977–Oct 1980
36-Month
142.40"
(3,616.96mm)
128.85"
(3,272.79mm)
13.55"
(344.17mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1979 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
Nov 1976–Oct 1980
48-Month
177.29"
(4,503.17mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
5.51"
(139.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1968
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2006
Nov 1975–Oct 1980
60-Month
219.44"
(5,573.78mm)
214.72"
(5,453.89mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1975

Citing This Page

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