Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1897
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
-4.62"
(-117.34mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
-7.98"
(-202.69mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-10.23"
(-259.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
-10.51"
(-266.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
29.55"
(750.57mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-9.58"
(-243.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-8.38"
(-212.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
59.25"
(1,504.95mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2004
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
84.43"
(2,144.52mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1932
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
133.16"
(3,382.26mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1979 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
177.40"
(4,505.96mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1978 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
216.07"
(5,488.18mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1968
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/