Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1901
1-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov–Dec 1901
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Oct–Dec 1901
3-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2009
Ties: 1925
Sep–Dec 1901
4-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1900 2001
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Aug–Dec 1901
5-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1901
6-Month
27.86"
(707.64mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1901
7-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1901
8-Month
38.30"
(972.82mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
8.88"
(225.55mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1901
9-Month
44.74"
(1,136.40mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Dec 1901
10-Month
48.30"
(1,226.82mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Dec 1901
11-Month
49.08"
(1,246.63mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
9.49"
(241.04mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1901
12-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
9.04"
(229.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1900–Dec 1901
18-Month
70.49"
(1,790.45mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan 1900–Dec 1901
24-Month
92.12"
(2,339.85mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Jan 1899–Dec 1901
36-Month
135.95"
(3,453.13mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 1898–Dec 1901
48-Month
181.54"
(4,611.12mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jan 1897–Dec 1901
60-Month
222.25"
(5,645.15mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1900 1967
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/