Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2009
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
21.84"
(554.74mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Ties: 2014
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
25.22"
(640.59mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
29.44"
(747.78mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
40.85"
(1,037.59mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
44.65"
(1,134.11mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
68.03"
(1,727.96mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
91.84"
(2,332.74mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
5.96"
(151.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2004
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
128.06"
(3,252.72mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
163.98"
(4,165.09mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2020
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
219.64"
(5,578.86mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1982 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/