Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2022
1-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2021 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1937
Dec 2021–Jan 2022
2-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1937
Nov 2021–Jan 2022
3-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
-2.83"
(-71.89mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2010
Oct 2021–Jan 2022
4-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2018 2001
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 1978
Sep 2021–Jan 2022
5-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Aug 2021–Jan 2022
6-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2020 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Ties: 1965
Jul 2021–Jan 2022
7-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2020 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Jun 2021–Jan 2022
8-Month
28.93"
(734.82mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
May 2021–Jan 2022
9-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Apr 2021–Jan 2022
10-Month
33.86"
(860.04mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Mar 2021–Jan 2022
11-Month
37.33"
(948.18mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Feb 2021–Jan 2022
12-Month
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2019
Aug 2020–Jan 2022
18-Month
75.23"
(1,910.84mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
11.91"
(302.51mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2004
Feb 2020–Jan 2022
24-Month
103.22"
(2,621.79mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
17.31"
(439.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1932
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2005
Feb 2019–Jan 2022
36-Month
149.25"
(3,790.95mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
20.36"
(517.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2021
Feb 2018–Jan 2022
48-Month
213.63"
(5,426.20mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
41.76"
(1,060.70mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2021 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2022
Feb 2017–Jan 2022
60-Month
253.90"
(6,449.06mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2020 1969
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2021 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/