Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 2005
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1999
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2003
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
16.40"
(416.56mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
28.46"
(722.88mm)
20.23"
(513.84mm)
8.23"
(209.04mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
31.27"
(794.26mm)
23.60"
(599.44mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
35.02"
(889.51mm)
27.38"
(695.45mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
37.81"
(960.37mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
33.76"
(857.50mm)
9.98"
(253.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
36.98"
(939.29mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
49.58"
(1,259.33mm)
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
9.74"
(247.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
55.45"
(1,408.43mm)
42.99"
(1,091.95mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
78.36"
(1,990.34mm)
66.51"
(1,689.35mm)
11.85"
(300.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
94.20"
(2,392.68mm)
85.92"
(2,182.37mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2004
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
144.46"
(3,669.28mm)
128.92"
(3,274.57mm)
15.54"
(394.71mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
188.82"
(4,796.03mm)
171.86"
(4,365.24mm)
16.96"
(430.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1932
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
230.94"
(5,865.88mm)
214.77"
(5,455.16mm)
16.17"
(410.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1967
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/