Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1963
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1976
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1897
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1951
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
10.39"
(263.91mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
19.49"
(495.05mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
24.90"
(632.46mm)
23.64"
(600.46mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
27.36"
(694.94mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1949
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
31.45"
(798.83mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
34.92"
(886.97mm)
34.57"
(878.08mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
38.20"
(970.28mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
39.85"
(1,012.19mm)
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1934 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 1930
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
69.92"
(1,775.97mm)
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
94.60"
(2,402.84mm)
89.31"
(2,268.47mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2004
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
137.97"
(3,504.44mm)
134.00"
(3,403.60mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1936 1932
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
189.72"
(4,818.89mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
229.27"
(5,823.46mm)
223.43"
(5,675.12mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1935 1969
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/