Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1942
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Ties: 1982
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1986 1942
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1942
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-5.11"
(-129.79mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
36.44"
(925.58mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-6.49"
(-164.84mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1985, 1999
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
63.14"
(1,603.76mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
81.72"
(2,075.69mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
124.62"
(3,165.35mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1987
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
161.06"
(4,090.92mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
-10.79"
(-274.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
208.83"
(5,304.28mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1969
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/