Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1965
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
6.35"
(161.29mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1909 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Ties: 1916
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1909 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Ties: 1946
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
26.76"
(679.70mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
-2.88"
(-73.16mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
36.70"
(932.18mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1916 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
61.32"
(1,557.53mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1914 1930
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
82.49"
(2,095.25mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
-3.39"
(-86.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2004
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
124.58"
(3,164.33mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1916 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2020
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
161.61"
(4,104.89mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
-10.16"
(-258.07mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
205.44"
(5,218.18mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
-9.30"
(-236.22mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/