Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1937
Ties: 1943
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1937
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 2001
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1978
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
25.03"
(635.76mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1958
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
7.58"
(192.54mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
70.71"
(1,796.03mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
7.39"
(187.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2004
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
93.75"
(2,381.25mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
7.84"
(199.14mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1932
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2005
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
141.86"
(3,603.24mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
12.97"
(329.43mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2005
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
185.60"
(4,714.24mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
13.73"
(348.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
234.58"
(5,958.33mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
19.84"
(503.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1969
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/