Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1949
1-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1976
Sep–Oct 1949
2-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1979
Aug–Oct 1949
3-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
11.02"
(279.91mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Jul–Oct 1949
4-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
15.54"
(394.72mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Oct 1949
5-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
May–Oct 1949
6-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
23.36"
(593.34mm)
4.73"
(120.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Apr–Oct 1949
7-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
26.72"
(678.69mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Mar–Oct 1949
8-Month
34.16"
(867.66mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Feb–Oct 1949
9-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
33.53"
(851.66mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Jan–Oct 1949
10-Month
40.42"
(1,026.67mm)
36.88"
(936.75mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Dec 1948–Oct 1949
11-Month
45.65"
(1,159.51mm)
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2003
Nov 1948–Oct 1949
12-Month
51.65"
(1,311.91mm)
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
8.69"
(220.73mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
May 1948–Oct 1949
18-Month
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
66.28"
(1,683.51mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1947–Oct 1949
24-Month
99.32"
(2,522.73mm)
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
13.43"
(341.12mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Nov 1946–Oct 1949
36-Month
138.24"
(3,511.30mm)
128.85"
(3,272.79mm)
9.39"
(238.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1932
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Nov 1945–Oct 1949
48-Month
182.29"
(4,630.17mm)
171.78"
(4,363.21mm)
10.51"
(266.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1968
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2021
Nov 1944–Oct 1949
60-Month
227.34"
(5,774.44mm)
214.72"
(5,453.89mm)
12.62"
(320.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1948 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 5, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/