Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1937
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1897 1940
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1920
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
19.28"
(489.71mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
25.21"
(640.33mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
34.47"
(875.54mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
37.45"
(951.23mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
47.74"
(1,212.60mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
3.11"
(79.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
64.63"
(1,641.60mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
90.84"
(2,307.34mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1932
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Ties: 1953
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
122.65"
(3,115.31mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-11.37"
(-288.80mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1967
111th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/