Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1897
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
11.50"
(292.10mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1995
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1939, 1952
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
38.75"
(984.25mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
62.80"
(1,595.12mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
80.35"
(2,040.89mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1932
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
122.75"
(3,117.85mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
-6.12"
(-155.45mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
167.28"
(4,248.91mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
-4.54"
(-115.32mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1984 1969
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
215.54"
(5,474.72mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1985 1968
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/