Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1897
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1937
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
15.61"
(396.49mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1927
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
6.42"
(163.06mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
36.48"
(926.59mm)
27.98"
(710.69mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
40.80"
(1,036.32mm)
31.95"
(811.53mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
46.14"
(1,171.96mm)
35.78"
(908.81mm)
10.36"
(263.15mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
48.95"
(1,243.33mm)
39.13"
(993.90mm)
9.82"
(249.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
52.70"
(1,338.58mm)
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
76.40"
(1,940.56mm)
62.01"
(1,575.05mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
98.52"
(2,502.41mm)
85.84"
(2,180.34mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
142.12"
(3,609.85mm)
128.87"
(3,273.30mm)
13.25"
(336.55mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
189.48"
(4,812.79mm)
171.82"
(4,364.23mm)
17.66"
(448.56mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
234.57"
(5,958.08mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/