Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1901
1-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1898
Ties: 1977
Jul–Aug 1901
2-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1958
Jun–Aug 1901
3-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1958
May–Aug 1901
4-Month
21.49"
(545.85mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Apr–Aug 1901
5-Month
28.95"
(735.33mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Mar–Aug 1901
6-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
7.31"
(185.67mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Feb–Aug 1901
7-Month
33.47"
(850.14mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Aug 1901
8-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Dec 1900–Aug 1901
9-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Ties: 2013
Nov 1900–Aug 1901
10-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
5.17"
(131.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1900 1930
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1994
Oct 1900–Aug 1901
11-Month
46.42"
(1,179.07mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1900–Aug 1901
12-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
3.92"
(99.56mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1994
Mar 1900–Aug 1901
18-Month
69.58"
(1,767.33mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1899–Aug 1901
24-Month
86.29"
(2,191.77mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2004
Sep 1898–Aug 1901
36-Month
132.43"
(3,363.72mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1897–Aug 1901
48-Month
178.76"
(4,540.50mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1896–Aug 1901
60-Month
224.32"
(5,697.73mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
66th 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 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/