Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1940
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1920
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
26.80"
(680.72mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
31.71"
(805.43mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
35.00"
(889.00mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
39.14"
(994.16mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
69.30"
(1,760.22mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
91.72"
(2,329.69mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1935 1932
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2005
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
144.00"
(3,657.60mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2005
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
185.63"
(4,715.00mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
233.53"
(5,931.66mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
10.17"
(258.32mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/