Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 1898
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1958
Ties: 1924
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1958
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2003
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
24.94"
(633.48mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1996
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
33.31"
(846.07mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Ties: 1952
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
38.80"
(985.52mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
40.83"
(1,037.08mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
71.29"
(1,810.77mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
85.19"
(2,163.83mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1931
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/