Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1946 1957
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1898
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1944 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1958
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1958
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1994
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
2.79"
(70.86mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1994
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
43.67"
(1,109.22mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 1966
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
49.61"
(1,260.09mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1994
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
75.83"
(1,926.08mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
98.37"
(2,498.60mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
9.07"
(230.38mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2004
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
146.82"
(3,729.23mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
192.79"
(4,896.87mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
14.07"
(357.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
229.24"
(5,822.70mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/