Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1937
Ties: 1908
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1937
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2010
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 2001
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
15.46"
(392.68mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
31.61"
(802.89mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
34.30"
(871.22mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
39.56"
(1,004.82mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
-11.68"
(-296.67mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2004
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
71.91"
(1,826.51mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
-14.00"
(-355.60mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1932
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
125.55"
(3,188.97mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2005
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
169.97"
(4,317.24mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
214.70"
(5,453.38mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1981 1969
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/