Average Rainfall for Virginia in September





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during September 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 September
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Abingdon 3.4 85
9 Blacksburg 3.1 79
10 Burkes Garden 3.3 84
8 Galax 3.8 97
8 Hot Springs 3.7 93
9 Mount Weather 4.5 115
8 Pennington Gap 3.6 91
8 Roanoke 3.9 99
8 Staunton 3.8 96
9 Winchester 3.7 95
10 Wise 3.6 91

Piedmont Virginia

September averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Arlington 3.7 94
10 Charlottesville 4.9 124
8 Danville 4.0 100
9 Fredericksburg 4.3 110
8 John H Kerr Dam 3.5 88
8 Lynchburg 3.9 99
Philpott Lake Dam 4.7 120
8 Richmond 4.1 105

Coastal Virginia

Average amount of rain in September
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Colonial Beach 3.8 97
9 Mathews 4.1 105
Newport News 4.8 122
9 Norfolk 4.8 121
7 Painter 4.0 101
8 Suffolk 5.3 135
9 Williamsburg 4.9 124
Reference

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

Virginia Precipitation
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