Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1999 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1971
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1999 1963
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1986
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1999 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
17.86"
(453.64mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
37.70"
(957.58mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
43.51"
(1,105.15mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
48.87"
(1,241.30mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
68.07"
(1,728.98mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
101.16"
(2,569.46mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
15.34"
(389.63mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
153.41"
(3,896.61mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
188.04"
(4,776.22mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
16.23"
(412.25mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
227.36"
(5,774.94mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
12.68"
(322.07mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/