Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2018
1-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2017 2000
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1976
Sep–Oct 2018
2-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1979
Aug–Oct 2018
3-Month
18.85"
(478.79mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Oct 2018
4-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Oct 2018
5-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Oct 2018
6-Month
37.47"
(951.74mm)
23.36"
(593.34mm)
14.11"
(358.40mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Oct 2018
7-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
26.72"
(678.69mm)
15.18"
(385.57mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Oct 2018
8-Month
45.07"
(1,144.78mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
14.56"
(369.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Feb–Oct 2018
9-Month
49.42"
(1,255.27mm)
33.53"
(851.66mm)
15.89"
(403.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan–Oct 2018
10-Month
52.09"
(1,323.09mm)
36.88"
(936.75mm)
15.21"
(386.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Dec 2017–Oct 2018
11-Month
53.20"
(1,351.28mm)
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Nov 2017–Oct 2018
12-Month
54.56"
(1,385.82mm)
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
May 2017–Oct 2018
18-Month
80.81"
(2,052.57mm)
66.28"
(1,683.51mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Nov 2016–Oct 2018
24-Month
98.23"
(2,495.04mm)
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
12.34"
(313.43mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Nov 2015–Oct 2018
36-Month
148.20"
(3,764.28mm)
128.85"
(3,272.79mm)
19.35"
(491.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 1932
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2005
Nov 2014–Oct 2018
48-Month
195.16"
(4,957.06mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
23.38"
(593.85mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Nov 2013–Oct 2018
60-Month
241.41"
(6,131.81mm)
214.72"
(5,453.89mm)
26.69"
(677.92mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 1967
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/