Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1900
1-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1937
Ties: 1928
Dec 1899–Jan 1900
2-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Nov 1899–Jan 1900
3-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-3.29"
(-83.56mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1940
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1979
Oct 1899–Jan 1900
4-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1920
Sep 1899–Jan 1900
5-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1899–Jan 1900
6-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1899–Jan 1900
7-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1899–Jan 1900
8-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
May 1899–Jan 1900
9-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-5.01"
(-127.26mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Apr 1899–Jan 1900
10-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-6.52"
(-165.60mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1899–Jan 1900
11-Month
36.74"
(933.20mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-4.77"
(-121.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Feb 1899–Jan 1900
12-Month
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1898–Jan 1900
18-Month
65.66"
(1,667.76mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1968
Feb 1898–Jan 1900
24-Month
88.57"
(2,249.68mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1932
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2005
Feb 1897–Jan 1900
36-Month
136.31"
(3,462.27mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2005
Feb 1896–Jan 1900
48-Month
179.41"
(4,557.01mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1895–Jan 1900
60-Month
211.22"
(5,364.99mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-12.14"
(-308.35mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1967
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/