Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1897
1-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1963
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1976
Sep–Oct 1897
2-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1897
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Aug–Oct 1897
3-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-5.23"
(-132.85mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Jul–Oct 1897
4-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Jun–Oct 1897
5-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
May–Oct 1897
6-Month
20.35"
(516.89mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Apr–Oct 1897
7-Month
23.33"
(592.58mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Mar–Oct 1897
8-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Feb–Oct 1897
9-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Jan–Oct 1897
10-Month
35.37"
(898.40mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Dec 1896–Oct 1897
11-Month
36.90"
(937.26mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Nov 1896–Oct 1897
12-Month
40.86"
(1,037.84mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
-3.83"
(-97.29mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
May 1896–Oct 1897
18-Month
66.82"
(1,697.23mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Nov 1895–Oct 1897
24-Month
84.21"
(2,138.93mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
101st 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 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/