Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2004
1-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1987
Ties: 1907
Mar–Apr 2004
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1993
Feb–Apr 2004
3-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Jan–Apr 2004
4-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2001 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2003–Apr 2004
5-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2003–Apr 2004
6-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Ties: 1982
Oct 2003–Apr 2004
7-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2003–Apr 2004
8-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
3.67"
(93.21mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Aug 2003–Apr 2004
9-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jul 2003–Apr 2004
10-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jun 2003–Apr 2004
11-Month
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2003–Apr 2004
12-Month
55.11"
(1,399.79mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 2002–Apr 2004
18-Month
81.42"
(2,068.07mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
18.89"
(479.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2002–Apr 2004
24-Month
103.66"
(2,632.96mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
17.83"
(452.88mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 2001–Apr 2004
36-Month
139.65"
(3,547.11mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
10.76"
(273.30mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
May 2000–Apr 2004
48-Month
177.38"
(4,505.45mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
May 1999–Apr 2004
60-Month
219.52"
(5,575.81mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
4.81"
(122.18mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2003 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/