Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2010 1942
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1987
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2010 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
9.45"
(240.03mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2010 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Ties: 1919
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
11.71"
(297.43mm)
13.52"
(343.41mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2009 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2009 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Ties: 1972
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
22.76"
(578.10mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2011 2001
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Ties: 1901
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
29.81"
(757.17mm)
26.29"
(667.77mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2011 1942
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1908
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
30.62"
(777.75mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2011 1942
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
35.13"
(892.30mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1957
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
39.10"
(993.14mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
64.96"
(1,649.98mm)
62.53"
(1,588.26mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
88.27"
(2,242.06mm)
85.83"
(2,180.08mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
142.01"
(3,607.05mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
13.12"
(333.24mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
180.67"
(4,589.02mm)
171.85"
(4,364.99mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
216.48"
(5,498.59mm)
214.71"
(5,453.63mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2010 1969
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/