Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2002
1-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2001 2000
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1976
Sep–Oct 2002
2-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2001 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1979
Aug–Oct 2002
3-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Jul–Oct 2002
4-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jun–Oct 2002
5-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 1992
May–Oct 2002
6-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
23.36"
(593.34mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Apr–Oct 2002
7-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
26.72"
(678.69mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Mar–Oct 2002
8-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Feb–Oct 2002
9-Month
30.73"
(780.54mm)
33.53"
(851.66mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Jan–Oct 2002
10-Month
33.72"
(856.49mm)
36.88"
(936.75mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Dec 2001–Oct 2002
11-Month
36.00"
(914.40mm)
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Nov 2001–Oct 2002
12-Month
36.59"
(929.39mm)
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
-6.37"
(-161.79mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
May 2001–Oct 2002
18-Month
58.23"
(1,479.04mm)
66.28"
(1,683.51mm)
-8.05"
(-204.47mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2000–Oct 2002
24-Month
72.52"
(1,842.01mm)
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
-13.37"
(-339.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2004
Nov 1999–Oct 2002
36-Month
113.35"
(2,879.09mm)
128.85"
(3,272.79mm)
-15.50"
(-393.70mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1968 1932
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
Nov 1998–Oct 2002
48-Month
156.57"
(3,976.88mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
-15.21"
(-386.33mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2021
Nov 1997–Oct 2002
60-Month
204.82"
(5,202.43mm)
214.72"
(5,453.89mm)
-9.90"
(-251.46mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/