Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2015
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1997 1930
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1901
Jul–Aug 2015
2-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1906
Jun–Aug 2015
3-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1906
May–Aug 2015
4-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
16.69"
(423.93mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2003
Apr–Aug 2015
5-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
20.06"
(509.52mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Mar–Aug 2015
6-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
23.84"
(605.54mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Feb–Aug 2015
7-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
26.86"
(682.24mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Jan–Aug 2015
8-Month
30.31"
(769.87mm)
30.21"
(767.33mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Ties: 1896
Dec 2014–Aug 2015
9-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
33.43"
(849.12mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Nov 2014–Aug 2015
10-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Oct 2014–Aug 2015
11-Month
40.67"
(1,033.02mm)
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Sep 2014–Aug 2015
12-Month
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Mar 2014–Aug 2015
18-Month
68.01"
(1,727.45mm)
66.75"
(1,695.45mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2013–Aug 2015
24-Month
87.63"
(2,225.80mm)
85.85"
(2,180.59mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2004
Sep 2012–Aug 2015
36-Month
137.41"
(3,490.21mm)
128.86"
(3,273.04mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2011 1932
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2005
Sep 2011–Aug 2015
48-Month
183.58"
(4,662.93mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2012 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2015
60-Month
227.88"
(5,788.15mm)
214.67"
(5,452.62mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2012 1967
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/