Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1996
1-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jul–Aug 1996
2-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1906
Jun–Aug 1996
3-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1906
May–Aug 1996
4-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Apr–Aug 1996
5-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
3.33"
(84.59mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Mar–Aug 1996
6-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1901
Feb–Aug 1996
7-Month
29.93"
(760.22mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Jan–Aug 1996
8-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Dec 1995–Aug 1996
9-Month
37.89"
(962.41mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Nov 1995–Aug 1996
10-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Oct 1995–Aug 1996
11-Month
47.57"
(1,208.28mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Sep 1995–Aug 1996
12-Month
50.84"
(1,291.34mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
7.86"
(199.65mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Mar 1995–Aug 1996
18-Month
72.96"
(1,853.18mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Sep 1994–Aug 1996
24-Month
88.98"
(2,260.09mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1993 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2004
Sep 1993–Aug 1996
36-Month
140.34"
(3,564.64mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
11.48"
(291.60mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Sep 1992–Aug 1996
48-Month
184.69"
(4,691.13mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
12.91"
(327.92mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1991–Aug 1996
60-Month
225.54"
(5,728.72mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
10.87"
(276.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/