Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1937
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
14.00"
(355.60mm)
13.10"
(332.74mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1920
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
16.33"
(414.78mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
23.22"
(589.79mm)
20.50"
(520.70mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
35.06"
(890.52mm)
29.58"
(751.33mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
37.41"
(950.21mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
46.16"
(1,172.46mm)
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
73.25"
(1,860.55mm)
65.10"
(1,653.54mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
96.69"
(2,455.93mm)
89.32"
(2,268.73mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1949 1932
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2005
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
150.20"
(3,815.08mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2005
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
185.64"
(4,715.26mm)
178.75"
(4,540.25mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
224.73"
(5,708.14mm)
223.36"
(5,673.34mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1967
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 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/