Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2019
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2009
Nov–Dec 2019
2-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2009
Oct–Dec 2019
3-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2009
Sep–Dec 2019
4-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2017 2001
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Aug–Dec 2019
5-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Jul–Dec 2019
6-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1914
Jun–Dec 2019
7-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
May–Dec 2019
8-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Dec 2019
9-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Mar–Dec 2019
10-Month
37.25"
(946.15mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Feb–Dec 2019
11-Month
42.48"
(1,078.99mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2016
Jan–Dec 2019
12-Month
46.00"
(1,168.40mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Jul 2018–Dec 2019
18-Month
81.68"
(2,074.67mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
17.13"
(435.10mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan 2018–Dec 2019
24-Month
109.53"
(2,782.06mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
23.65"
(600.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Jan 2017–Dec 2019
36-Month
151.09"
(3,837.69mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
22.26"
(565.41mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Jan 2016–Dec 2019
48-Month
196.50"
(4,991.10mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
24.73"
(628.14mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2018
Jan 2015–Dec 2019
60-Month
246.26"
(6,255.00mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
31.52"
(800.60mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/