Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1971
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2007 1963
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2017
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2007 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
14.00"
(355.60mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
20.58"
(522.73mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2007 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
23.44"
(595.38mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1930
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
26.31"
(668.27mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2003
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
30.12"
(765.05mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
34.45"
(875.03mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1942
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
34.11"
(866.39mm)
38.96"
(989.58mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
37.88"
(962.15mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
54.29"
(1,378.97mm)
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
-9.22"
(-234.18mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
87.10"
(2,212.34mm)
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
123.46"
(3,135.88mm)
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2005
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
172.33"
(4,377.18mm)
171.81"
(4,363.97mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2003 1969
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
224.62"
(5,705.35mm)
214.68"
(5,452.87mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2006 1969
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019

Citing This Page

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