Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
4.85"
(123.19mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1937
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
8.94"
(227.08mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1944 1940
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1979
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
11.63"
(295.40mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1920
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
20.00"
(508.00mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-5.21"
(-132.33mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
32.39"
(822.71mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-5.02"
(-127.50mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
35.96"
(913.38mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-5.54"
(-140.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
61.33"
(1,557.78mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-3.77"
(-95.76mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
87.75"
(2,228.85mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1932
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2005
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
132.86"
(3,374.64mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2005
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
171.89"
(4,366.01mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-6.86"
(-174.24mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
221.77"
(5,632.96mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 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/