Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1989
1-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Mar–Apr 1989
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Apr 1989
3-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Jan–Apr 1989
4-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1988–Apr 1989
5-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1988–Apr 1989
6-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1988–Apr 1989
7-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
Sep 1988–Apr 1989
8-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1942
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1921
Aug 1988–Apr 1989
9-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1988–Apr 1989
10-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1988–Apr 1989
11-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1988–Apr 1989
12-Month
39.91"
(1,013.71mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1901
Nov 1987–Apr 1989
18-Month
56.11"
(1,425.19mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-6.42"
(-163.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1987–Apr 1989
24-Month
76.35"
(1,939.29mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1986–Apr 1989
36-Month
121.63"
(3,089.40mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-7.26"
(-184.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1985–Apr 1989
48-Month
164.53"
(4,179.06mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
-7.32"
(-185.93mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1984–Apr 1989
60-Month
200.97"
(5,104.64mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
-13.74"
(-348.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/