Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2003 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2003 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Ties: 1945
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1906
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
25.73"
(653.54mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
27.90"
(708.66mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
51.56"
(1,309.62mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
112.25"
(2,851.15mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
26.40"
(670.56mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
142.70"
(3,624.58mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2003 1932
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2005
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
180.47"
(4,583.94mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
8.69"
(220.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
229.39"
(5,826.51mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/