Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1990
1-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1989 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jul–Aug 1990
2-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1906
Jun–Aug 1990
3-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1906
May–Aug 1990
4-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Apr–Aug 1990
5-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Mar–Aug 1990
6-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Feb–Aug 1990
7-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Jan–Aug 1990
8-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Dec 1989–Aug 1990
9-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Nov 1989–Aug 1990
10-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
36.30"
(922.02mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Oct 1989–Aug 1990
11-Month
40.39"
(1,025.91mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Ties: 1927
Sep 1989–Aug 1990
12-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Ties: 1928
Mar 1989–Aug 1990
18-Month
77.88"
(1,978.15mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1988–Aug 1990
24-Month
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2004
Sep 1987–Aug 1990
36-Month
134.10"
(3,406.14mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1989 1932
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2005
Sep 1986–Aug 1990
48-Month
176.62"
(4,486.15mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 1985–Aug 1990
60-Month
215.23"
(5,466.84mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/