Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2000 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2009
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2009
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2001
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-7.28"
(-184.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1998 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-5.96"
(-151.39mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1998 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-4.91"
(-124.72mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1998 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-6.64"
(-168.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1980 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
32.61"
(828.29mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-6.98"
(-177.30mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-8.06"
(-204.73mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
53.44"
(1,357.38mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-11.11"
(-282.19mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
75.21"
(1,910.33mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-10.67"
(-271.02mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2004
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
117.93"
(2,995.42mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-10.90"
(-276.86mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2004
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
163.87"
(4,162.30mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 1955
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
201.95"
(5,129.53mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-12.79"
(-324.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/