Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1937
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
5.42"
(137.66mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
12.59"
(319.79mm)
5.39"
(136.90mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 2001
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1978
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
27.40"
(695.96mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
31.41"
(797.81mm)
24.96"
(633.98mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
35.36"
(898.14mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
32.76"
(832.10mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
36.11"
(917.19mm)
9.56"
(242.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
50.12"
(1,273.05mm)
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
52.93"
(1,344.42mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
9.99"
(253.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
74.00"
(1,879.60mm)
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
10.68"
(271.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
92.15"
(2,340.61mm)
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
134.20"
(3,408.68mm)
128.89"
(3,273.81mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2021
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
182.62"
(4,638.55mm)
171.87"
(4,365.50mm)
10.75"
(273.05mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2022
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
228.52"
(5,804.41mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1969
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021

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/