Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1917
1-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1937
Ties: 1924
Dec 1916–Jan 1917
2-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Ties: 1975
Nov 1916–Jan 1917
3-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1912 1940
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1979
Oct 1916–Jan 1917
4-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1909 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1920
Sep 1916–Jan 1917
5-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1910 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Aug 1916–Jan 1917
6-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–Jan 1917
7-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1911 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1916–Jan 1917
8-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1916–Jan 1917
9-Month
34.33"
(871.98mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1933
Apr 1916–Jan 1917
10-Month
37.52"
(953.01mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Mar 1916–Jan 1917
11-Month
42.61"
(1,082.29mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Feb 1916–Jan 1917
12-Month
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Aug 1915–Jan 1917
18-Month
72.74"
(1,847.60mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Feb 1915–Jan 1917
24-Month
92.51"
(2,349.75mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1916 1932
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2005
Feb 1914–Jan 1917
36-Month
135.67"
(3,446.02mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2005
Ties: 1982, 1986
Feb 1913–Jan 1917
48-Month
182.76"
(4,642.10mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1912 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Feb 1912–Jan 1917
60-Month
232.03"
(5,893.56mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/