Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1937
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1937
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2010
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1989 2001
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1978
Ties: 1971
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
23.31"
(592.07mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
41.71"
(1,059.43mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
9.53"
(242.07mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
10.49"
(266.44mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
53.88"
(1,368.55mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
10.94"
(277.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
70.09"
(1,780.29mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2004
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
88.41"
(2,245.61mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1989 1932
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
131.16"
(3,331.46mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
169.65"
(4,309.11mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
212.68"
(5,402.07mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1989 1969
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/