Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1985 1942
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1987
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1993
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-3.86"
(-98.05mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-5.46"
(-138.69mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-7.59"
(-192.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1985 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
42.90"
(1,089.66mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
57.46"
(1,459.48mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
79.34"
(2,015.24mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
127.11"
(3,228.59mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
174.74"
(4,438.40mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
217.19"
(5,516.63mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
2.48"
(63.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/