Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2018
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1937
Dec 2017–Jan 2018
2-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1937
Nov 2017–Jan 2018
3-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2010
Oct 2017–Jan 2018
4-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1978
Sep 2017–Jan 2018
5-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2002 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2017–Jan 2018
6-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jul 2017–Jan 2018
7-Month
20.46"
(519.68mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jun 2017–Jan 2018
8-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
May 2017–Jan 2018
9-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
-1.37"
(-34.79mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Apr 2017–Jan 2018
10-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2017–Jan 2018
11-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Feb 2017–Jan 2018
12-Month
40.27"
(1,022.86mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2016–Jan 2018
18-Month
60.83"
(1,545.08mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2009 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2004
Feb 2016–Jan 2018
24-Month
86.71"
(2,202.43mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2009 1932
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Feb 2015–Jan 2018
36-Month
136.81"
(3,474.97mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
7.92"
(201.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2015 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2005
Feb 2014–Jan 2018
48-Month
180.46"
(4,583.68mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Feb 2013–Jan 2018
60-Month
228.57"
(5,805.68mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1969
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/