Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1898
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1930
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1958
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1958
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1901
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
24.46"
(621.28mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1996
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1996
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
46.14"
(1,171.96mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
74.50"
(1,892.30mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
92.47"
(2,348.74mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
138.03"
(3,505.96mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1912
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
177.66"
(4,512.56mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/