Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1901
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1906
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-5.14"
(-130.55mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1906
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1963 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1901
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1901
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
28.75"
(730.25mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Ties: 1950
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
31.84"
(808.74mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
36.30"
(922.02mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Ties: 1897
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
38.71"
(983.23mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
65.67"
(1,668.02mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
85.87"
(2,181.10mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2004
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
119.68"
(3,039.87mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
-9.18"
(-233.17mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2005
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
165.81"
(4,211.57mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
212.26"
(5,391.40mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/