Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2009
Ties: 1991
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2009
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2007 2001
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Ties: 1995
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
33.28"
(845.31mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
36.51"
(927.35mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
39.22"
(996.19mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1930
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
57.55"
(1,461.77mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2003
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
75.83"
(1,926.08mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-10.05"
(-255.27mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2004
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
122.03"
(3,099.56mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
161.86"
(4,111.24mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
-9.91"
(-251.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
210.80"
(5,354.32mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/