Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1937
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1979
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1940
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1979
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1920
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
17.79"
(451.87mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
33.88"
(860.55mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
-9.19"
(-233.42mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
52.07"
(1,322.58mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
-13.03"
(-330.96mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
-14.79"
(-375.67mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1932 1932
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
123.19"
(3,129.03mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-10.83"
(-275.08mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2005
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
168.30"
(4,274.82mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
-10.45"
(-265.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
207.33"
(5,266.18mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
-16.03"
(-407.16mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 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/