Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
2.78"
(70.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2009
Ties: 2013
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2009
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
17.08"
(433.83mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
21.61"
(548.89mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
25.59"
(649.99mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
29.65"
(753.11mm)
29.42"
(747.27mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
32.79"
(832.87mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
36.57"
(928.88mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
40.95"
(1,040.13mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
67.72"
(1,720.09mm)
64.55"
(1,639.57mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
92.75"
(2,355.85mm)
85.88"
(2,181.35mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
134.33"
(3,411.98mm)
128.83"
(3,272.28mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
176.56"
(4,484.62mm)
171.77"
(4,362.96mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
222.07"
(5,640.58mm)
214.74"
(5,454.40mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/