Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2002
1-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2001 1942
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1987
Ties: 1990
Mar–Apr 2002
2-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1993
Feb–Apr 2002
3-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Ties: 1954
Jan–Apr 2002
4-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2001 1986
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Dec 2001–Apr 2002
5-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-2.98"
(-75.70mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2001 1986
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Nov 2001–Apr 2002
6-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2001 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Oct 2001–Apr 2002
7-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-7.52"
(-191.00mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 2001–Apr 2002
8-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
-8.85"
(-224.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Aug 2001–Apr 2002
9-Month
21.28"
(540.51mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
-9.34"
(-237.24mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1942
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jul 2001–Apr 2002
10-Month
26.49"
(672.85mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
-8.64"
(-219.45mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–Apr 2002
11-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
-7.99"
(-202.95mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 2001–Apr 2002
12-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-6.94"
(-176.27mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2000–Apr 2002
18-Month
50.28"
(1,277.11mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
-12.25"
(-311.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 2000–Apr 2002
24-Month
73.72"
(1,872.49mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
-12.11"
(-307.59mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 1999–Apr 2002
36-Month
115.86"
(2,942.84mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
-13.03"
(-330.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 1998–Apr 2002
48-Month
152.30"
(3,868.42mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
-19.55"
(-496.57mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 1997–Apr 2002
60-Month
200.28"
(5,087.11mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
-14.43"
(-366.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1971 1969
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/