Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2004
1-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Nov–Dec 2004
2-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Oct–Dec 2004
3-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Sep–Dec 2004
4-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Aug–Dec 2004
5-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1906
Jul–Dec 2004
6-Month
28.55"
(725.17mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jun–Dec 2004
7-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
8.32"
(211.32mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
May–Dec 2004
8-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
8.89"
(225.80mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Apr–Dec 2004
9-Month
42.44"
(1,077.98mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Mar–Dec 2004
10-Month
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
8.04"
(204.21mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Feb–Dec 2004
11-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jan–Dec 2004
12-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jul 2003–Dec 2004
18-Month
79.71"
(2,024.63mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
15.16"
(385.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan 2003–Dec 2004
24-Month
110.83"
(2,815.08mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
24.95"
(633.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Jan 2002–Dec 2004
36-Month
153.45"
(3,897.63mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
24.62"
(625.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Jan 2001–Dec 2004
48-Month
188.33"
(4,783.58mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
16.56"
(420.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan 2000–Dec 2004
60-Month
228.66"
(5,807.96mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
13.92"
(353.56mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/