Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1971
Ties: 1956
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1999 1963
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2003
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2003
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-5.62"
(-142.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
18.62"
(472.95mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2003
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2002 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
28.24"
(717.30mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-6.21"
(-157.73mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2002 1942
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
33.89"
(860.81mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-5.07"
(-128.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
36.36"
(923.54mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-9.29"
(-235.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
85.23"
(2,164.84mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
137.52"
(3,493.01mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
8.64"
(219.46mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
189.77"
(4,820.16mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
17.96"
(456.19mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2005 1969
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
224.40"
(5,699.76mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1969
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/