Average Rainfall for Virginia in July





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during July at cities, towns and parks in Virginia.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most sites also have information on the number of days with wet weather. That includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Coastal Virginia in the east, Piedmont or central Virginia, and the Mountains, including the Shenandoah Valley in the northwest and the Appalachian Mountains of southwest Virginia.

Virginia's Mountains

Average monthly precipitation in July
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Abingdon 5.0 128
13 Blacksburg 4.3 108
15 Burkes Garden 4.5 114
12 Galax 4.2 108
12 Hot Springs 4.2 107
11 Mount Weather 3.8 97
12 Pennington Gap 4.5 115
12 Roanoke 4.0 103
11 Staunton 3.9 99
11 Winchester 3.5 90
14 Wise 5.3 135

Piedmont Virginia

July averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Arlington 3.7 95
12 Charlottesville 5.3 135
11 Danville 4.6 117
13 Fredericksburg 4.5 115
11 John H Kerr Dam 5.1 130
12 Lynchburg 4.4 111
Philpott Lake Dam 4.8 123
11 Richmond 4.5 115

Coastal Virginia

Average amount of rain in July
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Colonial Beach 4.5 113
11 Mathews 4.7 119
Newport News 4.7 120
11 Norfolk 5.1 131
10 Painter 5.0 128
12 Suffolk 5.1 131
12 Williamsburg 5.5 139
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Virginia Precipitation
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