Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1949
1-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1898
Jul–Aug 1949
2-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1958
Jun–Aug 1949
3-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1958
May–Aug 1949
4-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Apr–Aug 1949
5-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1901
Mar–Aug 1949
6-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1996
Feb–Aug 1949
7-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan–Aug 1949
8-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1996
Dec 1948–Aug 1949
9-Month
38.28"
(972.31mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1994
Nov 1948–Aug 1949
10-Month
42.76"
(1,086.10mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
4.27"
(108.45mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1994
Oct 1948–Aug 1949
11-Month
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2003
Sep 1948–Aug 1949
12-Month
48.45"
(1,230.63mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1994
Mar 1948–Aug 1949
18-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Sep 1947–Aug 1949
24-Month
94.42"
(2,398.27mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2004
Sep 1946–Aug 1949
36-Month
130.87"
(3,324.10mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Sep 1945–Aug 1949
48-Month
174.80"
(4,439.92mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1944–Aug 1949
60-Month
222.44"
(5,649.98mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/