Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1937
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1937
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2011 2001
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
17.33"
(440.18mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
25.38"
(644.65mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
37.34"
(948.44mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
39.68"
(1,007.87mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
41.73"
(1,059.94mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1937
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
71.47"
(1,815.34mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2004
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
96.54"
(2,452.12mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
10.63"
(270.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2016 1932
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
140.19"
(3,560.83mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
11.30"
(287.02mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2005
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
188.30"
(4,782.82mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
232.04"
(5,893.82mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/